Tag: adoption

  • CONCEPT OF INTER-COUNTRY ADOPTION

    This concept is also known as “Transnational adoption” or “International adoption”. It can be defined as the adoption of a person from a different country. In this scenario, an individual or a couple becomes the legal adoptive parents from a different nation. Intercountry adoption hereinafter referred to as “ICA” involves moving children from one nation…

  • ADOPTION UNDER JUVENILE JUSTICE ACT, 2015

    There are several legislations for adoption in India and to make this law secular several steps were made but all those attempts remained without any conviction from the legislature. A bill was passed in the year 1972 called the “The adoption of children bill” and it was accepted by all religions except the Muslim community.…

  • ADOPTION UNDER THE GUARDIANSHIP AND WARDS ACT, 1890

    “Equal opportunities for development to all children during the period of growth should be our aim, for this would serve our larger purpose of reducing inequality and ensuring social justice”[1] Adoption is a process where parent-child relationships between persons who are not related by birth are established and it is willful. There are different existing…