5.5 (1) An application made under subsection 5.1(3) of the Act in respect of a person who is 18 years of age or more on the date of the application shall be
(a) made to the Minister in the prescribed form and signed by the person; and
(b) filed, together with the materials described in subsection (2), with the Registrar.
(2) For the purposes of paragraph (1)(b), the materials required by this section are
(a) a birth certificate or, if unobtainable, other evidence that establishes the person’s date and place of birth;
(b) evidence that establishes that
(i) the decision that was made abroad in respect of the adoption took place on or after January 1, 1947, and
(ii) a parent of the person was a citizen at the time of the decision that was made abroad in respect of the adoption; and
(c) two photographs of the person of the size and type shown on a form prescribed under section 28 of the Act.
- SOR/2007-281, s. 2
- SOR/2009-108, s. 12
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