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Act of Sederunt (Child Care and Maintenance Rules) 1997

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Service on child

3.4—(1) Subject to rule 3.3 and to paragraph (2), after the issue of the first order or warrant to cite, as the case may be, the applicant shall forthwith serve a copy of the application and first order or warrant to cite on the child, together with a notice or citation in–

(a)Form 26 in respect of an application for a child assessment order under Part III of this Chapter;

(b)Form 27 in respect of an application to vary or set aside a child protection order in terms of rule 3.33;

(c)Form 28 in respect of an application for an exclusion order in terms of rules 3.34 to 3.39;

(d)Form 29 in respect of an application to vary or recall an exclusion order in terms of rule 3.40;

(e)Form 30 in respect of an application for a warrant to keep a child in a place of safety under Part VI of this Chapter; and

(f)Form 31 in respect of an application under section 65(7) or (9) of the Act made under Part VII of this Chapter.

(2) The sheriff may, on application by the applicant or of his own motion, order that a specified part of the application is not served on the child.

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