Links to State and Tribal Child Welfare Law and Policy - Colorado

Date: May 2021

Statutes

Website for Statutes:

http://www.lexisnexis.com/hottopics/Colorado/ 

Citations:

  • Adoption: title 19, article 5; title 26, article 7
  • Child protection: title 19, article 3, part 3
  • Child welfare: title 19, article 3; title 26, articles 5, 5.3, 5.4, 5.5
  • Guardianship: § 26-5-110
  • Youth services: title 19, article 7
  • Indian child welfare: § 19-1-126

Regulation/Policy

Website for Administrative Code:

http://www.sos.state.co.us/CCR/NumericalCCRDocList.do?deptID=9&deptName=500,2500%20Human%20Services&agencyID=107&agencyName=2509%20Social%20Services%20Rules 

Website for Agency Policies:

https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdhs/policies-3

Other Resources

Colorado Judicial Branch, Chief Justice Directives