Chapter 21 - TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS

  1. Subchapter 1 - GENERAL PROVISIONS (§ 3A:21-1.1 to 3A:21-1.3)
  2. Subchapter 2 - REQUIREMENTS FOR AND EXCEPTIONS TO TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS (§ 3A:21-2.1 to 3A:21-2.3)
  3. Subchapter 3 - SURRENDER OF PARENTAL RIGHTS (§ 3A:21-3.1 to 3A:21-3.3)
  4. Subchapter 4 - RESERVED

Notes

CHAPTER SOURCE AND EFFECTIVE DATE:
R.2016 d.006, effective December 11, 2015.
See: 47 N.J.R. 1862(a), 48 N.J.R. 138(a).
CHAPTER HISTORICAL NOTE:
Chapter 133J, Termination of Parental Rights, was adopted as R.1997 d.362, effective September 2, 1997. See: 28 N.J.R. 3866(a), 29 N.J.R. 3896(a).
Chapter 133J, Termination of Parental Rights, was readopted as R.2003 d.39, effective December 20, 2002. As a part of R.2003 d.39, Subchapter 4, Involuntary Termination of Parental Rights, was repealed, effective January 21, 2003. See: 34 N.J.R. 1241(a), 35 N.J.R. 405(b).
Chapter 133J, Termination of Parental Rights, was readopted as R.2008 d.191, effective June 17, 2008. See: 40 N.J.R. 587(a), 40 N.J.R. 4320(c).
In accordance with N.J.S.A. 52:14B-5.1b, Chapter 133J, Termination of Parental Rights, was scheduled to expire on June 17, 2015. See: 43 N.J.R. 1203(a).
Chapter 133J, Termination of Parental Rights, was readopted as R.2016 d.006, effective December 11, 2015. See: Source and Effective Date. See, also, section annotations.
Chapter 21, Termination of Parental Rights, was recodified from N.J.A.C. 10:133J, Termination of Parental Rights, by administrative change, effective January 3, 2017. As part of the recodification, attendant technical changes were made to the rule text concerning cross-references, agency names, addresses, etc. See: 49 N.J.R. 98(a).

CHAPTER AUTHORITY:

N.J.S.A. 30:4C-1 et seq., and 30:4C-15 through 23.

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