10A NCAC 70M .0304      adoptive home recruitment

The agency shall have a written plan for on-going recruitment of adoptive homes for the children it places or plans to place for adoption.  The plan shall adhere to the provisions of the Multiethnic Placement Act of 1994 as amended by the Interethnic Adoption Provisions of 1996 and shall be submitted to the Division of Social Services, Adoption Unit, to ensure compliance with the Act.  If the plan is found to be out of compliance, it shall be returned to the agency for corrections.  A copy of the Multiethnic Placement Act of 1994 as amended may be obtained from the U. S. Department of Heath and Human Services, Children's Bureau, 300 C Street SW, Washington, D.C. 20447.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 48-3-204; 131D-10.5; 143B-153;

Eff. October 1, 2008.