PROVISION FOR SEPARATE REPRESENTATION FOR CHILDREN (No. 3)

New clause 14 – in the House of Commons at 7:30 pm on 17th June 1996.

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`.—(1) The Lord Chancellor may by regulations provide for the separate representation of children in proceedings in England and Wales which relate to any matter in respect of which a question has arisen, or may arise, under—

  1. (a) Part II
  2. (b) Part IV;
  3. (c) the 1973 Act; or
  4. (d) the Domestic Proceedings and Magistrates' Courts Act 1978.

(2) The regulations may provide for such representation only in specified circumstances.'.—[Mr. Boateng.]

Brought up, read the First and Second time, and added to the Bill.