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§ 5-403. Eligibility for subsidy

West's Annotated Code of MarylandFamily LawEffective: May 8, 2020

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Family Law (Refs & Annos)
Title 5. Children (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 4. Adoption Subsidy Act (Refs & Annos)
Part I. Definitions; General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Effective: May 8, 2020
MD Code, Family Law, § 5-403
§ 5-403. Eligibility for subsidy
The local department shall determine whether a subsidy is necessary to ensure a child's adoption because of the child's special circumstances, including:
(1) physical or mental disability;
(2) emotional disturbance;
(3) recognized high risk of physical or mental disease;
(4) age;
(5) sibling relationship; and
(6) racial or ethnic factors.

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Added by Acts 1984, c. 296, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 1984. Amended by Acts 2020, c. 628, § 1, eff. May 8, 2020.
Formerly Art. 16, § 88A.
MD Code, Family Law, § 5-403, MD FAMILY § 5-403
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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