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Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 27 June 2017 to date (accessed 23 September 2017 at 04:49)
Chapter 4 Part 3 Section 42
42   Expression of interest in adopting a child
(1)  One person, or a couple, may submit to the Secretary, or principal officer of an adoption service provider accredited to accept applications to adopt, an expression of interest in:
(a)  being approved as suitable to adopt a child (whether a citizen or non-citizen), and
(b)  being selected, in a manner determined by the Secretary or principal officer, to adopt a child.
(2)  A submission of an expression of interest may be made only if the person or each person is resident or domiciled in the State.