2017 Wisconsin Statutes & Annotations
Chapter 48. Children's code.
48.838 Foreign adoption fees.

Universal Citation: WI Stat § 48.838 (2017)

48.838 Foreign adoption fees.

(1) In this section, “foreign adoption" means the adoption of a child, who is a citizen of a foreign country, in accordance with any of the types of adoption procedures specified under this subchapter.

(2) The department may charge a fee of not more than $75 to the adoptive parents for reviewing foreign adoption documents and for providing necessary certifications and approvals required by state and federal law.

(3) The department may also charge a fee of not more than $75 to the adoptive parents for the review and certification of adoption documents, for adoptions that occur in a foreign country.

History: 1989 a. 31; 2015 a. 380.

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