20 Birth siblings must be kept together
(1) If a child has any living birth siblings, the Court is to make a
parentage order in relation to the child only if the Court also makes or
proposes to make a parentage order in relation to each birth sibling, so that
the child and all his or her living birth siblings become children of the same
applicant or applicants.
(2) A birth
sibling of a child is any brother or sister of the child who is born
as a result of the same pregnancy as the child.
(3) However, the Court may make a parentage order, despite
non-compliance with subsection (1), if the Court considers it in the best
interests of the child to make an order even if the parentage of his or her
birth sibling is not transferred to the same applicant or