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Intercountry Adoption Instructions: Post-Hague Adoption Convention Implementation

Categories: Adoption/Foster Care,Children,Marriage/Family

On April 1, 2008, the Hague Convention on Protection of Children and Co-operation in Respect of Intercountry Adoption entered into force with respect to the U.S. This document serves as an FAQ for those involved in intercountry adoption of children. From the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services of the Department of Homeland Security.