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§ 5-3B-02. Scope of subtitle; effect

West's Annotated Code of MarylandFamily Law

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Family Law (Refs & Annos)
Title 5. Children (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 3b. Independent Adoption (Refs & Annos)
Part I. General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Family Law, § 5-3B-02
§ 5-3B-02. Scope of subtitle; effect
(a) This subtitle applies only to an adoption that is arranged other than by a child placement agency.
(b) Except as expressly provided in this subtitle, it does not affect an adoption:
(1) for which a court entered an order on or before December 31, 2005; or
(2) pending on January 1, 2006.


Added by Acts 2005, c. 464, § 3, eff. Jan. 1, 2006.
MD Code, Family Law, § 5-3B-02, MD FAMILY § 5-3B-02
Current with legislation effective through June 1, 2023, from the 2023 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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