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Welfare Reform Bill Committee 78-94


Public Bill Committee


Welfare Reform Bill


Tony McNulty




Schedule  6,  page  98,  line  40,  leave out from ‘child’ to end of line 41 and insert—


‘( )    

where the alleged father acknowledges that he is the father of the child,


require the alleged father to give prescribed information to the registrar,




( )    

where the alleged father gives that information to the registrar,’.


Member’s explanatory statement


This amendment relates to the process for re-registering a birth to include the father’s details.


Where a man acknowledges to the registrar that he is the child’s father, it ensures that he can be


required to provide the registrar with the information needed to re-register the birth.


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