Adoption by relative; expands the applicability of procedures. (HB2208)

Introduced By

Del. Emily Brewer (R-Suffolk) with support from co-patron Del. David Reid (D-Loudoun)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Adoption by relative. Expands the applicability of adoption procedures for a child's close relatives to all of the child's adult relatives, including blood relatives whether of the whole or half blood, stepparents, stepbrothers, or stepsisters. Amends § 63.2-1242.1, § 63.2-1242.2, § 63.2-1242.3, § 63.2-1243, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/16/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Health, Welfare and Institutions Committee

History

DateAction
01/08/2019Committee
01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101194D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2019Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/17/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB2208)

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