Court Jurisdiction and Venue for Adoption Petitions - Colorado

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Jurisdiction

Citation: Rev. Stat. § 19-1-104(1)(g)

The juvenile court shall have exclusive original jurisdiction in proceedings for the adoption of a person of any age.

Venue

Citation: Rev. Stat. § 19-5-204

A petition for adoption shall be filed in the county of residence of the petitioner or in the county in which the placement agency is located.