The Adoptions with a Foreign Element Regulations 2005

Removal of children

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54.  (1)  In a case falling within Chapter 1 of this Part, sections 36 to 40 of the Act shall not apply.

(2) In a case falling within Chapter 2 of this Part—

(a)section 36 of the Act shall apply, as if—

(i)for the words “an adoption order” in paragraphs (a) and (c) in subsection (1) there were substituted “a Convention adoption order”; and

(ii)subsection (2) was omitted; and

(b)section 39 of the Act shall apply as if subsection (3)(a) was omitted.