Legal Options for Caregivers - Page 5 - Subsidized Guardianship
Some States: Subsidized Guardianship Copyright 2002, Generations United. Reprinted with permission of Generations United http://www.gu.org/ More of this Feature ... Other Forms of Kinship Care
There are other forms of kinship care besides those mentioned previously. In this section we look at three: stepparent adoption, co-guardianship, and standby guardianship. Stepparent Adoption Stepparent adoption is the most common type of adoption in the United States. Statutes on stepparent... Minnesota Surrogacy and Surrogate Contracts
The Law Surrogacy laws vary from state to state. It is probably the most widely accepted practice under California State law. By contrast, Minnesota law does not specifically mention surrogacy. Even the state's adoption laws shy away from the term. The primary stigma relating to surrogacy is... West Virginia Adoption Laws
Access to Adoption Records Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Code §§ 48-23-601; 48-23-402 Nonidentifying information may be provided to:The adoptive parents or, in the event of death of the adoptive parents, the child's guardian The adoptee who is age 18 or older The...
September 8, 2011, 5:02 am
I was adopted in a stepparent adoption at the age of 10 along with my older sister, but I never knew any other father. My bio-father left us when I was months old and my mother remarried when I was 11 months old. Throughout my growing up years, my step-dad was my dad for all practical... Recap: Adopting In the 50 States
September 7, 2010, 5:00 am
I know it's been awhile, but I finally have a recap of the series Adopting In the 50 States. Remember, I am not a lawyer, nor do I play one on TV. Always consult an adoption professional before making any decisions.
States That Specifically Do Not Allow Gay & Lesbian Parents to Adopt ... Adopting In Vermont
July 27, 2010, 5:31 am
Welcome to the forty-fifth post in our series Adopting In the 50 States. Today, we're in Vermont, which is really beautiful in October. Remember, I am not a lawyer, nor do I play one on TV. Consult an attorney or other adoption professional with specific questions. If you have adopted in Vermont...
widely adopted method: Topics by Science.gov
Note: This page contains sample records for the topic widely adopted method from Science.gov. While these samples are representative of the content of Science.gov,
HUDOC Search Page
Stepparent Adoption | Facebook
Stepparent Adoption. 1,276 likes · 487 talking about this. For ALL moms and dads! This is a page dedicated to helping ALL stepparents adopt their stepchildren. I finally adopted my stepson and would like to help others out with the process. I know this can be a rough and stressful time and I ...