SECTION .0300 ‑ FUNCTIONS OF AN ADOPTION AGENCY

 

10A NCAC 70M .0301      GENERAL

Public child‑placing agencies shall perform the following functions:

(1)           provision of casework and other supportive services to biological parents considering adoption;

(2)           provision of casework and other supportive services to the child considered for adoption;

(3)           provision of casework and other supportive services to adoptive applicants through pre‑placement studies;

(4)           selection of home and placement process;

(5)           supervision after placement;

(6)           fulfillment of social and legal responsibilities;

(7)           compilation and preservation of complete case records;

(8)           provision of post‑adoption consultation services.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 48‑1 et seq.; 143B‑153;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. October 31, 1977;

Amended Eff. June 1, 1990; September 1, 1986.