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CHAPTER 257. CHILDREN; CUSTODY, LEGITIMACY

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CUSTODY

257.01 RECORDS REQUIRED.
257.02 SURRENDER OF PARENTAL RIGHTS.
257.021 [Repealed, 3Sp1981 c 3 s 20]
257.0215 Renumbered 257C.07
257.022 Renumbered 257C.08
257.025 CUSTODY DISPUTES.
257.026 257.026 NOTIFICATION OF RESIDENCE WITH CERTAIN CONVICTED PERSONS.
257.03 NOTICE TO COMMISSIONER OF HUMAN SERVICES.
257.035 EMERGENCY.
257.04 INVESTIGATION.
257.05 IMPORTATION.
257.06 EXPORTATION.
257.065 AUTHORIZED CHILD-PLACING AGENCY DEFINITION.
257.0651 COMPLIANCE WITH INDIAN CHILD WELFARE ACT.
257.066 RULES.
257.069 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.07 [Repealed, 1978 c 602 s 13]
257.071 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.0711 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.072 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.0725 ANNUAL REPORT.
257.075 [Repealed, 1Sp2003 c 14 art 11 s 12]

OMBUDSPERSON FOR FAMILIES

257.0755 OFFICE OF OMBUDSPERSON; CREATION; QUALIFICATIONS; FUNCTION.
257.076 DEFINITIONS.
257.0761 ORGANIZATION OF OFFICE OF OMBUDSPERSON.
257.0762 DUTIES AND POWERS.
257.0763 MATTERS APPROPRIATE FOR REVIEW.
257.0764 COMPLAINTS.
257.0765 RECOMMENDATIONS TO AGENCY.
257.0766 RECOMMENDATIONS AND PUBLIC REPORTS.
257.0767 CIVIL ACTIONS.
257.0768 COMMUNITY-SPECIFIC BOARDS.
257.0769 FUNDING FOR THE OMBUDSPERSON PROGRAM.
257.08 [Repealed, 1953 c 613 s 4]
257.081
257.082 [Repealed, 1976 c 243 s 15]
257.09 [Repealed, 1953 c 613 s 10]
257.091 [Repealed, 1976 c 243 s 15]
257.10 [Repealed, 1953 c 613 s 2]
257.101 [Repealed, 1976 c 243 s 15]
257.102 [Repealed, 1976 c 243 s 15]
257.11 [Repealed, 1953 c 613 s 6]
257.111
257.12 [Repealed, 1953 c 613 s 6]
257.121 [Repealed, 1971 c 539 s 8]
257.123 [Repealed, 1976 c 243 s 15]
257.124 [Repealed, 1976 c 243 s 15]
257.13 [Repealed, 1971 c 539 s 8]
257.14 [Repealed, 1971 c 539 s 8]
257.15 [Repealed, 1971 c 539 s 8]
257.16 [Repealed, 1953 c 613 s 10]
257.17 [Repealed, 1953 c 613 s 10]
257.175 DUTIES OF COMMISSIONER OF HUMAN SERVICES.
257.176 [Repealed, 1959 c 480 s 6]
257.177 [Repealed, 1959 c 480 s 6]
257.18 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.19 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.20 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.21 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.22 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.23 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.24 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.25 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.251 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.252 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.253 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.254 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.255 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.256 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.257 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.258 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.259 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.26 [Repealed, 1971 c 143 s 16]
257.261 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.262 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.263 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.264 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.27 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.28 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.29 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.30 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.31 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.32 [Repealed, 1980 c 589 s 38]
257.33 DUTIES OF COMMISSIONER OF HUMAN SERVICES.
257.34 DECLARATION OF PARENTAGE.
257.35 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.351 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.352 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.353 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.354 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.355 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.356 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.357 [Repealed, 1989 c 155 s 5]
257.3571 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3572 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3573 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3574 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3575 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3576 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3577 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3578 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.3579 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.40 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.41 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.42 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.43 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.44 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.45 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.46 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.47 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]
257.48 [Repealed, 1999 c 139 art 4 s 3]

PARENTAGE ACT

257.51 CITATION.
257.52 PARENT AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP DEFINED.
257.53 RELATIONSHIP NOT DEPENDENT ON MARRIAGE.
257.54 HOW PARENT AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP ESTABLISHED.
257.541 CUSTODY AND PARENTING TIME WITH CHILDREN BORN OUTSIDE OF MARRIAGE.
257.55 PRESUMPTION OF PATERNITY.
257.56 ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION.
257.57 DETERMINATION OF FATHER AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP; WHO MAY BRING ACTION; WHEN ACTION MAY BE BROUGHT.
257.58 LIMITATION OF ACTIONS; EXCEPTIONS.
257.59 JURISDICTION; VENUE.
257.60 PARTIES.
257.61 PRETRIAL PROCEEDINGS.
257.62 BLOOD AND GENETIC TESTS.
257.63 EVIDENCE RELATING TO PATERNITY.
257.64 PRETRIAL ORDERS AND RECOMMENDATIONS.
257.65 CIVIL ACTION.
257.651 DEFAULT ORDER OF PARENTAGE.
257.66 JUDGMENT OR ORDER.
257.67 ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENT OR ORDER.
257.68 MODIFICATION OF JUDGMENT OR ORDER.
257.69 RIGHT TO COUNSEL; COSTS; FREE TRANSCRIPT ON APPEAL.
257.70 HEARINGS AND RECORDS; CONFIDENTIALITY.
257.71 ACTION TO DECLARE MOTHER AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP.
257.72 PROMISE TO RENDER SUPPORT.
257.73 BIRTH RECORDS.
257.74 ADOPTION; TERMINATION PROCEEDINGS.
257.75 RECOGNITION OF PARENTAGE.
257.80 Renumbered 119A.10
257.801 Renumbered 119A.11
257.802 Renumbered 119A.12
257.803 Renumbered 119A.13
257.804 Renumbered 119A.14
257.805
257.806 Renumbered 119A.16
257.807 Renumbered 119A.17
257.81 [Repealed, 1Sp2003 c 14 art 11 s 12]
257.85 RELATIVE CUSTODY ASSISTANCE.