For Approval of Adoption Agreement for an Adult and for Decree of Adoption

You may use the forms on this page if the following factors apply to your situation :
  • You, or the person you are asking to adopt, are a resident of the county where you are filing this request.
  • You want to ask the Court to adopt either another adult person who is at least 18 years of age and not more than 21 years of age; OR
  • You want to ask the Court to adopt an adult person who is your stepchild, niece, nephew, cousin or grandchild; OR
  • You are a foster parent, and want to ask the Court to adopt an adult person who was placed in your care as a juvenile, and you have maintained a familial relationship with that person for five or more years, AND
  • The adult you are asking to adopt consents to the adoption, AND
  • (If applicable) The spouse of the Adopter and/or Adoptee consent to the adoption, AND
  • (If applicable) You understand that any name change that results from this adoption will neither harm your rights nor release you from any obligations or liabilities incurrent from your current name.

Adult Adoption - PBAA1


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Procedures: How to file for an Adult Adoption - pbaa10p
Adult Adoption Cover Sheet - pbaa10f
Petitioner’s Information Sheet to Court Investigator - pbaa12f
Petition for Approval of Adoption Agreement for an Adult and for Decree of Adoption - pbaa11f
Consent to Adult Adoption and Waiver of Notice - pbaa13f
Notice of Hearing Regarding Petition for Approval Adoption Agreement for and Adult and for Decree of Adoption - pbaa18f
Declaration of Notice Provided - pbaa15f
Decree of Adoption - pbaa81f

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