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CHAPTER 259. CHANGE OF NAME, ADOPTION

Table of Sections
Section Headnote
259.09 [259.01-259.09 Repealed, 1951 c 508 s 13]

CHANGE OF NAME

259.10 GENERAL REQUIREMENTS.
259.11 ORDER; FILING COPIES.
259.115 CRIMINAL PENALTIES.
259.12 CORRECTIONAL INMATES; NAME CHANGES; LIMITED.
259.13 PERSONS WITH FELONY CONVICTION; NAME CHANGES.

ADOPTION

259.20 POLICY.
259.21 DEFINITIONS.
259.22 PETITION.
259.23 JUVENILE COURT, JURISDICTION.
259.24 CONSENTS.
259.25 AGREEMENT CONFERRING AUTHORITY TO PLACE FOR ADOPTION.
259.253 Renumbered 259.27
259.255 Renumbered 259.29
259.2565 Renumbered 259.33
259.257 Renumbered 259.35
259.26 Renumbered 259.49
259.261 Renumbered 259.51
259.27 NOTIFICATION OF DEATH OR TERMINAL ILLNESS.
259.28 Renumbered 259.57
259.29 PROTECTION OF BEST INTERESTS IN ADOPTIVE PLACEMENTS.
259.30 [Repealed, 1975 c 216 s 1]
259.31 AGENCY PLACEMENT FACTORS.
259.32 Renumbered 259.63
259.33 [MS 1992 Renumbered 259.65 259.33 MS 1996 Repealed, 1997 c 239 art 6 s 38]
259.35 NOTICE TO ADOPTIVE PARENTS.
259.37 AGENCY; FEE SCHEDULE; DISCLOSURE; CIVIL ACTION.
259.39 COMMISSIONER'S STATEMENT.
259.40 Renumbered 259.67
259.405 [Repealed, 1Sp1985 c 9 art 2 s 104]
259.406 Renumbered 259.69
259.41 ADOPTION STUDY.
259.43 BIRTH PARENT HISTORY; COMMISSIONER'S FORM.
259.431 Renumbered 259.71
259.44 Renumbered 259.73
259.45 STATE AUDIT OF ADOPTION AGENCY; CIVIL ACTION.
259.455 Renumbered 259.77
259.46 Renumbered 259.79
259.465 Renumbered 259.81
259.47 DIRECT ADOPTIVE PLACEMENT.
259.471 Renumbered 259.85
259.48 Renumbered 259.87
259.49 NOTICE, HEARING ON PETITION.
259.51 [Repealed, 1997 c 218 s 13]
259.52 FATHERS' ADOPTION REGISTRY.
259.53 PETITION; INVESTIGATIONS; REPORTS.
259.55 PAYMENT OF BIRTH PARENT EXPENSES; PENALTY.
259.57 HEARING, DECREE.
259.58 COMMUNICATION OR CONTACT AGREEMENTS.
259.59 EFFECT OF ADOPTION.
259.60 INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTIONS; OBTAINING AMENDED BIRTH RECORD.
259.61 HEARINGS, CONFIDENTIAL.
259.63 APPEALS.
259.65 APPOINTMENT OF ATTORNEY AND GUARDIAN AD LITEM.
259.67 ADOPTION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
259.69 TRANSFER OF FUNDS.
259.71 INTERSTATE ADOPTION COMPACTS; SERVICE PAYMENTS.
259.73 REIMBURSEMENT OF NONRECURRING ADOPTION EXPENSES.
259.75 STATE ADOPTION EXCHANGE.
259.77 FAMILY RECRUITMENT.
259.78 GRANDPARENT VISITATION.
259.79 ADOPTION RECORDS.
259.81 REFERRAL FOR SERVICES.
259.83 POSTADOPTION SERVICES.
259.85 POSTADOPTION SERVICE GRANTS PROGRAM.
259.87 RULES.
259.88 DATA AND BEST PRACTICES.
259.89 ACCESS TO ORIGINAL BIRTH RECORD INFORMATION.

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