Jersey Law 5/1966
ADOPTION (No. 2) (JERSEY) LAW, 1966.
A LAW to
amend the Law relating to the adoption of children, sanctioned by Order of Her
Majesty in Council of the
31st day of
(Registered on the 25th day of March , 1966).
STATES OF JERSEY.
The 12th day of
THE STATES, subject to the sanction of
Her Most Excellent Majesty in Council, have adopted the following Law : -
FURTHER PROVISION FOR REVOCATION OF ADOPTION ORDERS FOLLOWING
any person legitimated by virtue of Article 2 of the Legitimacy (Jersey) Law,
1963, had been adopted by his father and mother before
the coming into force of that Law, the Court may, on the application of any of
the parties concerned, revoke the adoption order.
revocation of an adoption order under this Article or under Article 21 of the
Adoption (Jersey) Law, 1961, shall not
affect the operation of Article 15 of that Law in relation
to an intestacy which occurred, or a disposition which was made, before the
SHORT TITLE AND CONSTRUCTION
Law may be cited as the Adoption (No. 2) (Jersey) Law, 1966, and shall be
construed as one with the Adoption (Jersey) Law, 1961, and any reference in
that Law to Article 21 thereof or to paragraph (1) of that Article shall be
construed as including a reference to paragraph (1) of Article 1 of this Law.
reference to the Adoption (Jersey) Laws, 1961 to 1966, shall be construed as
including a reference to this Law.
A.D. LE BROCQ,
Greffier of the States.