6 April 2009 is the appointed day for the coming into force of the following provisions of the Act—
(a) section 30 (removal of restriction on hearing of application for discharge of emergency protection order);
(b) section 35 (extension of period allowed for making regulations under section 45 or 46 of the Children Act 2004); and
(c) section 42 and Schedule 4 (repeals) in so far as they relate to the repeal of section 45(9) of the Children Act 1989.
Date made: 18 March 2009: (no specific commencement provision).
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