2009 Kansas Code
Chapter 59 PROBATE CODE
Article 21 ADOPTION
59-2116. Same; time of execution.

59-2116

Chapter 59.--PROBATE CODE
Article 21.--ADOPTION

      59-2116.   Same; time of execution. A consent or relinquishment may not be given by the mother or accepted until 12 hours after the birth of a child. Any consent or relinquishment given by the mother before 12 hours after the birth of a child is voidable, prior to the final decree of adoption.

      History:   L. 1990, ch. 145, § 6; L. 1994, ch. 301, § 12; July 1.

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