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Maine State Laws - Adopting an Adult
Summary: An adult may be adopted, with consent.Most Relevant Maine Statutes: § 9-102§ 9-202§ 9-3029-102 . Definitions. (i) "Petitioner" means a person filing a petition to adopt an adult or child, and includes both petitioners under a joint petition, except as otherwise provided....
Idaho Regulation of Adoption Expenses Law
State Regulation of Adoption Expenses State-Specific Search Results Idaho Birth Parent Expenses Allowed Statute: § 16-1515 A parent who revokes a Consent to Adoption may be required to pay back any expenses paid by adoptive parent, including medical and living expenses, legal fees, and all... Relinquishment and Time to Revoke
Information for Placing and Adopting Parents "Relinquishment" is voluntary consent to the termination of one's parental rights to a child. It is also called "Voluntary Termination of Parental Rights" and "Consent to Adoption." (Consent to adoption can also be... Wisconsin Consent to Adoption Law
Consent to Adoption State-Specific Search Results Wisconsin Who May Adopt Statute: §§ 48.41; 48.42 A parent may consent to a voluntary termination of parental rights. A petition may also be filed by an agency or other authorized person. Age When Consent of Adoptee is Considered or Required ...
Why We Celebrate Adoption Day
August 25, 2010, 5:30 am
In the last month, I've read blog posts by adult adoptees asking "why would anyone celebrate an Adoption Day?". Their theory is that the Adoption Day is the day that the child lost their family and culture. Why would we want to celebrate that?
I can't speak for other families, but I will share... Understanding the Voluntary Termination of Parental Rights
November 30, 2009, 8:43 am
In the world of adoption lingo, Termination of Parental Rights (TPR) is a frequently discussed phrase. Unfortunately, as laws differ from state to state, understanding the process can be difficult. It's hard to research the topic in places like our forums as each individual adoption scenario will... An Important Note Regarding TPR
June 20, 2008, 8:16 pm
The process of Terminating Parental Rights (TPR) was not explained to me prior to the birth of the child I relinquished for adoption. Actually, it wasn't explained in detail after her birth either. I found out much later that, had I been informed of the laws in our state, things would have been...