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

Date: May 2021

Statutes

Website for Statutes:

https://le.utah.gov/xcode/code.html

Citations:

  • Adoption: title 80, chapter 2, part 8; title 78B, chapter 6, part 1
  • Child protection: title 80, chapter 2, parts 6, 7; chapters 2a, 3
  • Child welfare: title 80, chapters 2, 2a, 4; title 78A, chapter 2, part 7
  • Guardianship: title 75, chapter 5, part 2
  • Indian child welfare: title 62A, chapter 2, (§ 62A-2-117); title 80, chapter 2, part 3 (§ 80-2-301); part 9 (§ 80-2-910); title 78B, chapter 13, part 1 (§ 78B-13-104)

Regulation/Policy

Website for Administrative Code:

https://rules.utah.gov/publications/utah-adm-code/

Notes:

Click on 'Human Services.'

Website for Agency Policies:

https://public.powerdms.com/UTAHDHHS/tree 

Other Resources

Utah Court Rules

Tribal code available online: