Civil Registration Act 2004

Number 3 of 2004

An Act to provide for the reorganisation, modernisation and naming of the system (to be known as the Civil Registration Service or, in the Irish language, An tSeirbhi’s Uu Chla’ Ru’ SibhialtaI) of registration of births, stillbirths, adoptions, marriages and deaths (including certain births and deaths occurring outside the state), to provide for the extension of the system to Decrees of Divorce and Decrees of Nulity of Marriage and for those purposes to revise the law relating to the system, to amend the law relating to marriages and to provide for related matters. [27th February, 2004]

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