Social Welfare (No. 2) Act 2019

Birth, marriage and death certificates

16. (1) Section 282 of the Principal Act is repealed.

(2) Where before the coming into operation of this section—

(a) a written requisition referred to in section 282(1), or

(b) a written request referred to in section 282(2),

had, in accordance with section 282 of the Principal Act, been presented and the certified copy of an entry referred to in subsection (1) or (2) of that section had not been made before such coming into operation, nothing in the repeal of section 282 by subsection (1) shall prevent the provision of the certificate concerned to the person who presented such requisition or request.