Status of Children Act 1969

12 Repeals and consequential amendments


The Legitimation Act 1939 and the Deaths by Accidents Compensation Amendment Act 1956 are hereby repealed.


The enactments specified in the Schedule are hereby consequentially amended in the manner indicated in that schedule.


Except as provided in subsections (1) and (2), nothing in this Act shall—


limit or affect any enactment or rule of law relating to the domicile of any person and every such enactment or rule of law shall continue to apply as if this Act had not been passed:


limit or affect any of the provisions of the Adoption Act 1955 which determine the relationship to any other person of a person who has been adopted.