2016 New Hampshire Revised Statutes
Title X - PUBLIC HEALTH
Chapter 126-D - COMPACT, HARD TO PLACE CHILDREN
Section 126-D:4 - Definitions.

NH Rev Stat § 126-D:4 (2016) What's This?
    126-D:4 Definitions. – For the purposes of this chapter the following terms shall have the following meanings:
    I. "Adoption assistance state'' means a state which is signatory to an adoption assistance agreement in a particular case.
    II. "Commissioner'' means commissioner, department of health and human services.
    III. "Residence state'' means the state of which the child is a resident by virtue of the residence of the adoptive parents.
    IV. "State'' means a state of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, or a territory or possession of the United States or one administered by the United States.

Source. 1985, 367:13, eff. Aug. 17, 1985.

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