Practice Guidance

Step-parent adoption

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Introduction

At a glance Exploring how adoption orders can be sort from the family court, normally with the support of the local authority, to enable children living in step-parent situations to enjoy the same rights as biological children who would have been born into the family. The steps to be taken when making applications for adoption to the […]

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