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Child’s welfare ‘paramount’ as Parliament passes new Adoption Act

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A bill which placed a child’s welfare “paramount” during adoption was passed by Parliament on Friday, replacing legislation going back to 1951. The bill replaced the Adoption Act 1951 and will affect all adoption arrangements for children in Gibraltar and all adoption applications in Gibraltar from people who seek to adopt children living abroad. “This...

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