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Contents (2000 - 75)
Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 15 June 2018 to date (accessed 25 June 2018 at 21:34)
112   Evidential value of adoption compliance certificate and Convention country adoption order
Subject to section 110, an adoption compliance certificate issued in a Convention country, or adoption order certified by the Central Authority of a Convention country as having been made in accordance with the law of that country, is evidence for the law of the State, that the adoption to which the certificate or order relates:
(a)  was agreed to by the Central Authorities of the countries mentioned in the certificate, and
(b)  was carried out in accordance with the Convention and the law of that country.
Note.
 Adoption compliance certificate is defined in the Dictionary.