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Chapter 15 Adoption and Guardian Services

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15.1 Adoption Related Disclosure (updated 4/15)
15.3 Surrender of Parental Rights of A Child To The DCS (updated 08/08)
15.4 Clearing The Putative Father Registry (updated 1/13)
15.5 Registering and Maintaining Status of Children and Families with AdoptUSKids (updated 7/14)
15.7 Consent To Adoption of Child Fourteen (14) Years of Age or Older (updated 03/08)
15.8 Preparing Adoption Records for Archives (updated 2/15)
15.9 Access and Release of Information from Sealed Adoption Records and Other Services (updated 12/14)
15.10
Adoption Assistance Agreements Created Prior To October 1997 (updated 05/08)
15.11
Adoption Assistance(updated 1/14)
15.14 Adoption Assistance Case File Contents (updated 9/14)
   • Protocol for Adoption Assistance Case File Contents (updated 7/12)
15.15 Subsidized Permanent Guardianship (updated 4/15)
   • Work Aid-Subized Permanent Guardianship (updated 7/14)
   • Protocol for AA/SPG when Children Re-enter Care (updated 7/14)
   • Protocol for Subsidized Permanent Guardianship Case File Contents (Updated 7/12)
   • Criteria for Authorizing TennCare (Updated 10/13)
   • Protocol for Court Exit of Child to Permanent Guardianship (Updated 1/13)
15.16 Subsidized Permanent Guardianship Case File Contents (updated 11/14)
  • Protocol for Subsidized Permanent Guardianship Case File Contents (updated 7/12)
  • Protocol for Making Adoptive Placements (updated 2/10)
  • Protocol for Continuation of TennCare Eligibility for Children Exiting Custody (updated 4/10)
  • CFTM Guidelines for Identifying a Permanent Family (updated 05/09)