Commission of Investigation (Mother and Baby Homes and Certain Related Matters) Records, and Another Matter, Act 2020

Deposit of copies of certain records with Minister

4. (1) The Commission shall make a copy of the database and a copy of all related records and shall deposit those copies with the Minister.

(2) For the avoidance of doubt, the obligation under subsection (1) to deposit with the Minister the copies made in accordance with that subsection is an obligation to so deposit such copies without redaction therefrom.

(3) The copies deposited with the Minister in accordance with subsection (1) shall be deemed to have been deposited with the specified Minister in accordance with subsection (2) of section 43 of the Act of 2004, and accordingly, that Act shall apply to such copies as if they were evidence received by and documents created by or for the Commission.