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Adoption and Children (Scotland) Act 2007

Section 34 - Contravention of section 72 no bar to making order

145.By virtue of this section, even where the applicants have made or accepted payments prohibited by section 72 of the Act in relation to the child to be adopted, a court can still make an adoption order in their favour.

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