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Civil Registration Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 3: Issue of notice for information concerning births

Removes the requirement for an informant to personally attend to sign the register in the presence of the registrar and imposes a requirement for information to be given in a prescribed manner, where a notice has been issued by the registrar to an informant who has failed to register the birth within 42 days from the date of birth.

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