Mississippi Legislature

2000 Regular Session

House Bill 970

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Bill Text

History of Actions

Background

Title

Description: Post-adoption contracts; authorize between adoptive and birth parents of certain children.

Bill Text: [Introduced]

History of Actions:

102/14/00(H)Referred To Judiciary A
203/07/00(H)Died In Committee

Background Information:

Effective dateJuly 1, 2000
DispositionDead
DeadlineGeneral Bill/Constitutional Amendment
RevenueNo
3/5ths vote requiredNo

House Committee:

Principal Author: Moody

Title: AN ACT TO CODIFY SECTION 93-17-32, MISSISSIPPI CODE OF 1972, TO AUTHORIZE THE CHANCERY COURT TO APPROVE A POST-ADOPTION CONTRACT BETWEEN THE ADOPTIVE PARENT(S) AND THE BIRTH PARENT(S) OF CHILDREN WHOSE PARENTS VOLUNTARILY RELINQUISHED THEIR PARENTAL RIGHTS, WITH EXCEPTIONS, FOR POST-ADOPTION VISITS AND COMMUNICATION WITH THE ADOPTED CHILD; AND FOR RELATED PURPOSES.


Information pertaining to this measure was last updated on 03/07/00 at 17:27.



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