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Index.     110. Schedule 5 contains an index of defined expressions.
Commencement.     111. This Act (except this Chapter) is to come into force on such day as the Secretary of State may by order appoint.
Extent.     112. - (1) Subject to the following provisions, this Act extends to England and Wales only.
      (2) Section 33(7) to (9) and this Chapter extend also to Scotland and Northern Ireland.
      (3) The amendment or repeal of an enactment, or a power to amend or repeal an enactment, which extends to any part of the United Kingdom extends also to that part.
Short title.     113. This Act may be cited as the Adoption and Children Act 2001.
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