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Family Code - FAM

DIVISION 13. ADOPTION [8500 - 9340]

  ( Division 13 enacted by Stats. 1992, Ch. 162, Sec. 10. )
  

PART 2. ADOPTION OF UNMARRIED MINORS [8600 - 9213]

  ( Part 2 enacted by Stats. 1992, Ch. 162, Sec. 10. )
  

CHAPTER 1. General Provisions [8600 - 8622]
  ( Chapter 1 enacted by Stats. 1992, Ch. 162, Sec. 10. )

  
8616.  

After adoption, the adopted child and the adoptive parents shall sustain towards each other the legal relationship of parent and child and have all the rights and are subject to all the duties of that relationship.

(Enacted by Stats. 1992, Ch. 162, Sec. 10. Operative January 1, 1994.)