Links to State and Tribal Child Welfare Law and Policy - North Carolina

Date:

Statutes

Website for Statutes:

https://www.ncleg.gov/Laws/GeneralStatutesTOC

Citations:

  • Adoption: chapter 7B, article 39; chapter 48
  • Child protection: chapter 7B, articles 1 through 5, 12, 13, 29
  • Child welfare: chapter 7B, articles 6, 8 through 11, 38
  • Guardianship: chapter 7B, article 6 (§ 7B-600)
  • Youth services: chapters 7B (§ 7B-910.1), 108A (§ 108A-48), 115B
  • Indian child welfare: chapters 48 (§ 48-1-108), 50A (§ 50A-104), 143B, articles 3 (§ 143B-139.5A), 9 (part 15)

Regulation/Policy

Website for Administrative Code:

http://reports.oah.state.nc.us/ncac.asp 

Notes:

See title 10A, chapter 70.

Website for Agency Policies:

https://policies.ncdhhs.gov/divisional/social-services/child-welfare/policy-manuals

Other Resources

North Carolina Family Court Rules

Tribal code available online: