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42 USC Ch. 143: Front Matter
From Title 42-THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARECHAPTER 143-INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTIONS

CHAPTER 143-INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTIONS

Sec.
14901.
Findings and purposes.
14902.
Definitions.

        

SUBCHAPTER I-UNITED STATES CENTRAL AUTHORITY

14911.
Designation of central authority.
14912.
Responsibilities of the Secretary of State.
14913.
Responsibilities of the Attorney General.
14914.
Annual report on intercountry adoptions.

        

SUBCHAPTER II-PROVISIONS RELATING TO ACCREDITATION AND APPROVAL

14921.
Accreditation or approval required in order to provide adoption services in cases subject to the Convention.
14922.
Process for accreditation and approval; role of accrediting entities.
14923.
Standards and procedures for providing accreditation or approval.
14924.
Secretarial oversight of accreditation and approval.

        

SUBCHAPTER III-RECOGNITION OF CONVENTION ADOPTIONS IN THE UNITED STATES

14931.
Adoptions of children immigrating to the United States.
14932.
Adoptions of children emigrating from the United States.

        

SUBCHAPTER IV-ADMINISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT

14941.
Access to Convention records.
14942.
Documents of other Convention countries.
14943.
Authorization of appropriations; collection of fees.
14944.
Enforcement.

        

SUBCHAPTER V-GENERAL PROVISIONS

14951.
Recognition of Convention adoptions.
14952.
Special rules for certain cases.
14953.
Relationship to other laws.
14954.
No private right of action.