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ADOPTION AMENDMENT BILL 2008
THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY
FOR THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL
(Mrs Vicki Dunne)
A Bill for
An Act to amend the Adoption Act
The Legislative Assembly for the Australian Capital Territory enacts as
1 Name of Act
This Act is the Adoption Amendment Act 2008.
This Act commences on the day after its notification day.
Note The naming and commencement provisions automatically commence
on the notification day (see Legislation Act, s 75 (1)).
3 Legislation amended
This Act amends the Adoption Act 1993.
4 Child over
Section 10 (b)
5 Section 13
13 Married child
To remove any doubt, an adoption order may be made for a child who is, or
has been, married.
1 Presentation speech
Presentation speech made in the Legislative Assembly on 2008.
Notified under the Legislation Act on 2008.
3 Republications of amended laws
For the latest republication of amended laws, see
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