KY SB256 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on March 1 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-03-05 - to Judiciary (S)
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [PDF]


Amend KRS 199.470 to set forth which relatives do not need the secretary's approval to adopt a child; align placement options with the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children; amend KRS 199.500 to simplify the timeline; amend KRS 199.502 to limit fees charged by appointed attorneys; amend various sections to conform.

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AN ACT relating to adoption.



2018-03-05Senateto Judiciary (S)
2018-03-01Senateintroduced in Senate

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