Adoption Law

Change in rule to make adoption by NRIs easier, two-year stay in India not mandatory

The norms earlier mandated monitoring of kids adopted under the Act for at least two years which meant that even NRIs who adopted kids here had to stay in the country during this period.

published on : 14th September 2021

Jammu and Kashmir grants six-month adoption leave to woman employees

During the period, the employee shall be paid a salary equal to the pay drawn immediately before proceeding on leave.

published on : 26th August 2021

PIL in Supreme Court for removal of 'anomalies' in adoption and guardianship

Once a child under foster care becomes major, he is free to break away all his relations and also he does not have the legal right of inheritance.

published on : 30th August 2020