Domestic Relations

Adoption of Children

SECTION 15-7-5.1

§ 15-7-5.1. Contact preference form information.

Upon providing consent to an adoption, the biological parent(s) shall be informed that, consistent with subdivision 23-3-15(g)(1), an adoptee may obtain a non-certified copy of his/her unaltered, original certificate of birth upon his/her twenty-fifth (25th) birthday, and that the birth parent is allowed and authorized to file a contact preference form with the division of vital records as provided in subdivision 23-3-15(g)(2).

History of Section.
(P.L. 2011, ch. 228, § 1; P.L. 2011, ch. 239, § 1.)