Links to State and Tribal Child Welfare Law and Policy - Puerto Rico

Date: May 2021

Statutes

Website for Statutes:

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

Citation:

  • Adoption: title 8, chapter 41A; title 31, subtitle 1, part VI, chapter 65A
  • Child protection: title 8, chapter 23B, subchapters 1 through 3
  • Child welfare: title 8, chapters 23B (subchapter 4), chapters 24A, 26; title 31, subtitle 1, part VIII, chapter 81

Regulation/Policy

Website for Administrative Code:

https://advance.lexis.com/toc/index?crid=5ae969d3-925e-4c9b-85f3-bff4166c39a1&pdpermalink=7a47eb01-372c-4de1-8b42-9c888c45d524&pdmfid=1000516&pdisurlapi=true 

Notes:

Information on regulations is available only in Spanish.

Other Resources

Laws and Regulations of the Judiciary