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2013 Minnesota Statutes

Chapter 259. Change of Name, Adoption

Chapter Sections
Section Headnote
259.09259.01-259.09 Repealed, 1951 c 508 s 13

CHANGE OF NAME
259.10General Requirements
259.11Order; Filing Copies
259.115Criminal Penalties
259.12Correctional Inmates; Name Changes; Limited
259.13Persons with Felony Conviction; Name Changes

ADOPTION
259.20Policy
259.21Definitions
259.22Petition
259.23Juvenile Court, Jurisdiction
259.24Consents
259.241Adult Adoption
259.25Agreement Conferring Authority to Place for Adoption
259.253MS 1992 Renumbered 259.27
259.255MS 1993 Supp Renumbered 259.29
259.2565MS 1993 Supp Renumbered 259.33
259.257MS 1992 Renumbered 259.35
259.26MS 1992 Renumbered 259.49
259.261MS 1992 Renumbered 259.51
259.27Notification of Death or Terminal Illness
259.28MS 1992 Renumbered 259.57
259.29Protection of Best Interests in Adoptive Placements
259.30Repealed, 1975 c 216 s 1
259.31Agency Placement Factors
259.32MS 1992 Renumbered 259.63
259.33MS 1992 Renumbered 259.65 259.33 MS 1996 Repealed, 1997 c 239 art 6 s 38
259.35Notice to Adoptive Parents
259.37Agency; Fee Schedule; Disclosure; Civil Action
259.39Commissioner's Statement
259.40MS 1992 Renumbered 259.67
259.405Repealed, 1Sp1985 c 9 art 2 s 104
259.406MS 1992 Renumbered 259.69
259.41Adoption Study
259.43Birth Parent History; Commissioner's Form
259.431MS 1992 Renumbered 259.71
259.44MS 1992 Renumbered 259.73
259.45State Audit of Adoption Agency; Civil Action
259.455MS 1993 Supp Renumbered 259.77
259.46MS 1992 Renumbered 259.79
259.465MS 1992 Renumbered 259.81
259.47Direct Adoptive Placement
259.471MS 1992 Renumbered 259.85
259.48MS 1992 Renumbered 259.87
259.49Notice, Hearing on Petition
259.51Repealed, 1997 c 218 s 13
259.52Fathers' Adoption Registry
259.53Petition; Investigations; Reports
259.55Payment of Birth Parent Expenses; Penalty
259.57Hearing, Decree
259.58Communication or Contact Agreements
259.59Effect of Adoption
259.60Intercountry Adoptions; Obtaining Amended Birth Record
259.61Hearings, Confidential
259.63Appeals
259.65Appointment of Attorney and Guardian Ad Litem
259.67Repealed, 2012 c 216 art 6 s 14
259.69MS 2010 Renumbered 259A.05, subd 5
259.71Repealed, 2012 c 216 art 6 s 14
259.73Reimbursement of Nonrecurring Adoption Expenses
259.75State Adoption Exchange
259.77Family Recruitment
259.78Grandparent Visitation
259.79Adoption Records
259.81Referral for Services
259.83Postadoption Services
259.85Postadoption Service Grants Program
259.87Rules
259.88Data and Best Practices
259.89Access to Original Birth Record Information

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