AN ACT TO MAKE VARIOUS CHANGES UNDER THE LAWS PERTAINING TO ADOPTION.
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends GS 48-2-206(d) to provide that when the father notifies the court that he believes his consent to the adoption is required and the petitioner makes a motion for the court to determine whether consent is required, the hearing must be set for a date no earlier than 60 days and no later than 70 days after the father received the notice (was, no earlier than 60 days after the father received the notice).
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