A prior section
was renumbered section
of this title and subsequently repealed.
2006—Subsec. (g)(1). Pub. L. 109–163
inserted “or other source authorized to place children for adoption under State or local law” after “qualified adoption agency” in introductory provisions.
2000—Pub. L. 106–398
substituted “Adoption expenses: reimbursement” for “Reimbursement for adoption expenses” in section catchline.
1996—Subsec. (g)(1). Pub. L. 104–201
, § 652(a)(1), substituted “qualified adoption agency.” for “State or local government agency which has responsibility under State or local law for child placement through adoption or by a nonprofit, voluntary adoption agency which is authorized by State or local law to place children for adoption.”
Subsec. (g)(3). Pub. L. 104–201
, § 652(a)(2), added par. (3).
1992—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 102–484
inserted close parenthesis before period at end.
Section 651(c) ofPub. L. 102–190
provided that: “The amendments made by subsections (a) and (b) [enacting this section and section
, Coast Guard] shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act [Dec. 5, 1991] and shall apply to adoptions completed on or after that date.”
Reimbursement for Adoptions Completed During Period Between Test and Permanent Program
Pub. L. 102–484
, div. A, title VI, § 652,Oct. 23, 1992, 106 Stat. 2426
, provided that this section and section
, Coast Guard, would apply with respect to the reimbursement of adoption expenses incurred for an adoption proceeding completed during the period beginning on Oct. 1, 1990, and ending on Dec. 4, 1991, to the extent that such expenses would have been covered if the proceeding had been completed after Dec. 4, 1991, but only if an application for such reimbursement had been made within one year after Oct. 23, 1992.