Amendments of the Adoption (Scotland) Act 1978

Orders of the Day — Children (Scotland) Bill – in the House of Commons at 10:15 pm on 1st May 1995.

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Amendments made: No. 194, in page 71, line 37, at end insert '—(a)'.
No. 195, in page 71, line 38, at end insert '; and (b) for paragraph (c) substitute—

  1. "(bb) counselling and assistance (but, without prejudice to sections 51 to 51B, not assistance in cash) to children who have been adopted and to persons who have adopted a child; and
  2. (c) counselling for other persons if they have problems relating to adoption.".'.
No. 88, in page 72, line 8, leave out 'approved adoption society's' and insert 'adoption agency's'.
No. 197, in page 77, line 8, after 'payments)' insert— '—(a) in subsection (1), after the word "section" insert "and of section 51A(3)";(b)'. No. 198, in page 77, line 12, at end insert— '; (c) in subsection (5)—
  1. (i) at the beginning insert "Subject to section 51B,"; and
  2. (ii) at the end add "(including any such payment made by virtue of section 51B)"; and
(d) subsections (6)(a) and (7) to (11) shall cease to have effect.' No. 199, in page 77, line 15, at end insert— '. In section 60(3) (affirmative procedure for certain orders), the words "or 51(9)" shall cease to have effect'.—[Lord James Douglas-Hamilton.]