Adoption law too strict about secrecy, says TD

Flanagan, in first Dail speech as Minister says legislation must reflect societal change

Labour TD Anne Ferris said current law “is like a door that slams shut after the adoption”, locked and sealed to prevent access between the child and birth relatives.

Labour TD Anne Ferris said current law “is like a door that slams shut after the adoption”, locked and sealed to prevent access between the child and birth relatives.