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Work and Families Act (Northern Ireland) 2015

Section 167ZZ8: Power to apply Part 12ZC to other cases

Subsection (1) enables provision to be made so that shared parental pay regulations may have effect in relation to cases involving the adoption of a child from outside the United Kingdom. Subsection (2) makes like provision in relation to intended parents in surrogacy arrangements who meet certain conditions. Subsection (3) enables regulations to require that intended parents in surrogacy arrangements who wish to take shared parental pay must make statutory declarations as to their eligibility and intention to apply for a parental order.

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