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      CHC 1209     


Art. 1209.  Intervention

A.  Intervention in agency adoption proceedings shall not be allowed except on motion to the court and a showing of good cause.

B.  Such intervention shall be limited to persons having a substantial caretaking relationship with the child for one year or longer, or any other person that the court finds to be a party in interest.

C.  The intervention of a party in interest shall be for the limited purpose of presenting evidence as to the best interests of the child.

Acts 1991, No. 235, §12, eff. Jan. 1, 1992.

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