Births, Deaths, and Marriages Registration Act 1995

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27 Variation or discharge of adoption order
  • (1) Subject to subsection (2) of this section, forthwith after the variation or discharge of an adoption order under the Adoption Act 1955, the Registrar of the Court concerned shall send a copy of the order to the Registrar-General, who shall cause to be included in the registration of the birth of the person to whom the adoption order related particulars of the variation or discharge including (where appropriate) a name or names for the person.

    (2) The Registrar-General may, if it seems expedient to do so, treat any order varying any adoption order as if it is a further adoption order; and in that case section 24 of this Act shall apply accordingly.

    Compare: 1951 No 22 s 23