PROBATE CODE OF 1939 (EXCERPT)
Act 288 of 1939
710.58a Information to be forwarded by court; “primary adoption facilitator” and “public information form” defined.
(1) Beginning on the effective date of section 14c of Act No. 116 of the Public Acts of 1973, being section 722.124c of the Michigan Compiled Laws, the court shall forward to the department, not later than 15 days after the entry of an order of adoption pursuant to section 56 of this chapter, either of the following:
(a) A public information form filled out and filed with the court by the primary adoption facilitator and completed by the court as provided in subsection (2).
(b) If the primary adoption facilitator has not filed a form, a public information form completed by the court that consists only of the name of the primary adoption facilitator and the confidential information as prescribed by section 14d of Act No. 116 of the Public Acts of 1973, being section 722.124d of the Michigan Compiled Laws.
(2) If the primary adoption facilitator has filed a public information form with the court and has indicated that he or she does not have access to certain information required on the public portion of the form, the court shall complete the form by filling in missing information that is contained in court records to which the primary adoption facilitator does not have access. The court shall complete all public information forms filed with the court by filling in the information required on the confidential portion of the form.
(3) As used in this section, “primary adoption facilitator” and “public information form” mean those terms as defined in section 14b of Act No. 116 of the Public Acts of 1973, being section 722.124b of the Michigan Compiled Laws.
History: Add. 1994, Act 222, Eff. Jan. 1, 1995
Am. 1994, Act 373, Eff. Jan. 1, 1995
Am. 1996, Act 409, Eff. Jan. 1, 1998
Popular Name: Probate Code
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