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Adoption Matters Amendment Act (No. 56 of 1998)


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To amend the Child Care Act, 1983, so as to simplify the procedure for the granting of legal representation for children in children’s court proceedings; to provide for the rights of certain natural fathers where the adoption of their children born out of wedlock has been proposed and for certain notice to be given; to amend the Natural Fathers of Children Born Out of Wedlock Act, 1997, so as to consolidate the law on adoption under the Child Care Act, 1983; and to amend the Births and Deaths Registration Act, 1992, so as to afford a father of a child born out of wedlock the opportunity to record his ackn the birth registration of the child; and to provide for matters connected therewith.



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