Indian Child Welfare ACT Handbook A Legal Guide to the Custody and Adoption of Native American Children

ISBN-10: 1590318587

ISBN-13: 9781590318584

Edition: 2nd 2007

Authors: B. J. Jones, Mark Tilden, Kelly Gaines-Stoner

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List price: $79.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: American Bar Association
Publication date: 6/23/2008
Binding: Mixed Media
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Introduction to the Second Edition
About the Author
About the Contributors
The Indian Child Welfare Act and Its Foundations
Displacement of Indian Children
Placement of Indian Children Outside of Their Culture
Indian Law as a Foundation for the ICWA
Constitutional Challenges to the ICWA
Applicability of the ICWA
Proceedings Not Covered
Proceedings Covered by the ICWA
Jurisdictional Provisions of the ICWA
Exclusive Jurisdiction
Transfer Jurisdiction
Reassumption of Jurisdiction
Procedural Requirements of the ICWA
Notice Requirements
Right to Intervene
Right to Counsel
Standards of Proof
Voluntary Proceedings
Full Faith and Credit
Placement Provisions of the ICWA
Foster Care Placements
Adoptive Placements
Post-Placement Issues
Collateral Challenges to the ICWA Determinations
Funding of ICWA Programs
ICWA: 30 Years Later
Table of Cases
Selected Bibliography
Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 (25 U.S.C. [sects] 1901-63)
Department of the Interior Bureau of Indian Affairs Guidelines for State Courts; Indian Child Custody Proceedings
Indian Entities Recognized and Eligible to Receive Services from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs
Tribal Addresses of Federally Recognized Tribes
Bureau of Indian Affairs Division of Social Services Areas
Listing of Tribal Courts and/or ICWA Contacts
Checklist for Adoption Clearance Voluntary Termination Record
Form Motions
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