An Act To Amend The Civil Code In Order To Simplify The Procedure At The National Or International Adoption From A Second Child (1)

Original Language Title: Loi modifiant le Code civil afin de simplifier la procédure lors de l'adoption nationale ou internationale à partir d'un deuxième enfant (1)

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20 JUNE 2012. - An Act to amend the Civil Code to simplify the procedure during national or international adoption from a second child (1)



ALBERT II, King of the Belgians,
To all, present and to come, Hi.
The Chambers adopted and We sanction the following:
Article 1er. This Act regulates a matter referred to in Article 78 of the Constitution.
Art. 2. Article 346-2, paragraph 1erthe Civil Code, inserted by the Act of 24 April 2003 and amended by the Act of 27 December 2004, is supplemented by the following sentence:
"The preparation is not mandatory for the opponent or adopters who have already followed it in a previous adoption, and whose ability to adopt was recognized by the youth court. "
Art. 3. Section 361-1, paragraph 2, of the same Code, inserted by the Act of 24 April 2003, is supplemented by the following sentence:
"The preparation is not mandatory for the opponent or adopters who have already followed it in a previous adoption, and whose ability to adopt was recognized by the youth court. "
Promulgation of this law, let us order that it be clothed with the seal of the State and published by the Belgian Monitor.
Given in Brussels on 20 June 2012.
ALBERT
By the King:
The Minister of Justice,
Ms. A. TURTELBOOM
Seal of the state seal:
The Minister of Justice,
Ms. A. TURTELBOOM
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Notes
(1) 2010-2011 session.
Senate
Documents. - Proposal by Mr. Philippe Mahoux and Mrs. Christine Defraigne, No. 5-1238/1.
Session 2011-2012
Senate
Documents. - Report No. 5-1238/2 - Text adopted in plenary meeting and transmitted to the House of Representatives, No. 5-1238/3.
House of Representatives
Documents - Project transmitted by the Senate, No. 53-2175/1 - Amendments, No. 53-2175/2 - Report, No. 53-2175/3 - Text adopted by the Committee, No. 53-2175/4 - Text amended by the House of Representatives and referred to the Senate, No. 53-2175/5.
Senate
Documents - Draft amended by the House of Representatives and referred to the Senate, No. 5-1238/4 - Report, No. 5-1238/5 - Decision to join the draft amended by the House of Representatives, No. 5-1238/6.
See also:
Senate
Discussion and vote on the whole: 3 May 2012, Annales 5-58.
House of Representatives
Discussion and vote on the whole: 31 May 2012, Full report No. 89.
Senate
General discussion and vote on the whole: June 7, 2012, Annales 5-62.