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Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 27 June 2017 to date (accessed 24 September 2017 at 20:12)
Chapter 4 Part 1 Section 25
25   Previous adoption or marital status immaterial
(cf AC Act s 18 (5))
An adoption order may be made:
(a)  even if the child concerned has, whether before or after the commencement of this section and whether in the State or elsewhere, previously been adopted, and
(b)  irrespective of the marital status of the child.