Includes information on the Adoption and Safe Families Act, a federal law created to encourage the adoption of foster children. This encyclopedia also includes information on other adoption issues such as laws concerning adoptions by gays and lesbians, tax issues, school and adopted children, birthfather rights, transracial adoptions, and more.the adoptions of children in the particular country from which the family wishes to adopt the child. ... Federal Legal Requirements to Adopt United States citizens cannot adopt children from other countries unless they follow the ... Many states have legal provisions for the re-adoptions of children adopted from other countries.
|Title||:||The Encyclopedia of Adoption|
|Author||:||Christine A. Adamec, Laurie C. Miller|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2007-01-01|