Chapter 16. Adoption

Date

1990

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

Texas Tech Law Review

Abstract

Provides commentary on Chapter 16 of the Texas Family Code involving adoption. The purpose of adoption is to replace the biological parents of a child with legal parents. Changes include concerns about the adoption of unrelated children, the biological ancestry of adoptees, and the development of a new Voluntary Adoption Registry.

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Keywords

Texas Family Code, Paternity, Family law, Adoption, Biological parents, Birth information, Legislative intent, Code drafting

Citation

21 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 1553