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ARTICLE 19. FAMILY LAW: ADOPTION
Chapter 1. Jurisdiction Over Adoption Proceedings
Adoptions subject to Interstate Compact on the Placement of
Sec. 1. Except as provided in IC 31-28-4, the adoption of a child
who is born in one (1) state by a person in another state is subject to
the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children under
As added by P.L.1-1997, SEC.11. Amended by P.L.145-2006,
Exclusive jurisdiction of probate court
Sec. 2. (a) This section applies to each Indiana county that has a
separate probate court.
(b) The probate court has exclusive jurisdiction in all adoption
As added by P.L.1-1997, SEC.11.