Adoption is a legal process for creating families. This section includes information and resources regarding who can adopt and be adopted, consent to adoption, rights of presumed fathers, intercountry adoption, access to family information, and more.
Adoption and Child Welfare Law Site
National Center for Adoption Law and Policy
Provides access to adoption-related statutes and regulations, as well as key cases and articles, from every State and territory.
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Child Welfare Information Gateway
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