*Adoption by Relatives:
...In 12 States, the child must have resided with the relative for a period of time or have established a
significant relationship with the relative in some other way. (14)
(14) Alabama, Alaska, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Louisiana, Missouri, New
Hampshire, New Mexico, North Dakota, and Virginia.
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