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Chapter 453 Adoption and Foster Care ^  !
ADOPTION
453.005   Construction of sections 453.010 to 453.400 — ethnic and racial diversity ... (8/28/2014)
453.010   Petition for permission to adopt, venue, jurisdiction — no denial or delay ... (8/28/2007)
453.011   Expediting termination of parental rights and contested adoption cases. (8/28/2007)
453.012   Requirements for adoption effective for petitions filed on or after August ... (8/28/1997)
453.014   Who may place minor for adoption — rules and regulations, authority. (8/28/2014)
453.015   Definitions. (8/28/2018)
453.020   Petition — guardian ad litem appointed — fee, deposit in putative father ... (8/28/2005)
453.025   Appointment of guardian ad litem, when — fee — duties of guardian ad litem. (8/28/2004)
453.026   Written report to be furnished to prospective adoptive parent, court and ... (8/28/2014)
453.030   Approval of court required — how obtained, consent of child and parent ... (8/28/2018)
453.040   Consent of parents not required, when. (8/28/1998)
453.050   Waiving of necessity of consent, when permitted — how executed. (8/28/2013)
453.060   Service on parties, how accomplished — petitioners' names not to appear on ... (8/28/2004)
453.061   Conception of a child, man deemed to be on notice, when. (8/28/2004)
453.065   Definitions. (8/28/2014)
453.070   Investigations precondition for adoption — contents of investigation report ... (8/28/2014)
453.072   Qualified relatives to receive subsidies, when — definitions. (8/28/2013)
453.073   Subsidy to adopted child — determination of — how paid — written agreement. (8/28/2014)
453.074   Duties of children's division in administration of subsidy. (8/28/2014)
453.075   Petitioner in adoption proceeding to give accounting, when — contents — ... (8/28/1998)
453.077   Postplacement assessments required, when — rulemaking authority. (8/28/2014)
453.080   Hearing — decree — contact or exchange of identifying information between ... (8/28/2018)
453.090   Consequences of adoption — child defined. (8/28/1982)
453.100   Clerk to certify decree for vital statistics record — contents. (8/28/1985)
453.101   Guardian appointed when adoption not granted — powers and duties to be ... (8/28/1985)
453.102   Division to inform adoptive parents of postplacement services, when — ... (8/28/2014)
453.110   Prohibiting transfer of custody of child — exception — penalty — ... (1/1/2017)
453.120   Records of adoption proceedings not open to inspection except on order of ... (8/28/1986)
453.121   Adoption records, disclosure procedure — registry of biological parents and ... (8/28/2018)
453.140   Validity of decree not subject to attack for irregularities after ... (8/28/1947)
453.150   Effect of adoptions made previous to July 1, 1917. (8/28/1943)
453.153   One church-one child program to find adoptive placements for certain children. (8/28/1989)
453.160   Validity of decree under any prior act not subject to attack for ... (8/28/1998)
453.170   Adoption under laws of other states or countries, requirements, effect. (8/28/2001)
FOSTER CARE
453.315   Order of protection, purpose of. (8/28/1974)
453.350   Higher education visit for certain foster children and youth in division of ... (8/28/2013)
SUPPORT DUTY
453.400   Stepparent required to support stepchild — recovery from natural or ... (8/28/2014)
INTERSTATE ADOPTION ASSISTANCE COMPACT
453.500   Interstate adoption assistance compact adopted — text of compact — false ... (8/28/1985)
453.503   State may withdraw from compact, how. (8/28/1985)
FOSTER CARE AND ADOPTIVE PARENTS RECRUITMENT AND RETENTION
453.600   Fund created, use of moneys. (8/28/2018)
 - Cross References
Adoption awareness, departments of social services and health and senior services, educational and resource materials, toll-free telephone number, 191.975
Adoptive parents, employee of state or political subdivision to be granted leave without pay, when, 105.271
Family courts, Chap. 487
Foster parents' bill of rights, 210.566
Grandparents' visitation rights, one parent deceased and child adopted, how adjudicated, procedure, 452.402
Guardian ad litem for minor not a party to action, compensation, 514.335
Insurance coverage for adopted children on placement required, placement defined, 376.816
Juvenile court orders or judgments to take precedence in matters of custody or status of child under 21, 211.093
Petition for adoption may contain termination of parental rights, 211.447
Tax credit for adopting a special needs child, 135.325 to 135.339
Trafficking in children, black market babies, penalty, 568.175

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