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10-7510-1.2.


10-7510-1.2.
   
   As used in the Subsidized Adoption Act:
   
   "Child" means a minor who is:
   
   1. In the court-ordered custody of a public or licensed private
   nonprofit child-placing agency or federally recognized Indian tribe,
   as defined by the federal Indian Child Welfare Act;
   
   2. Legally free for adoption; and
   
   3. In special circumstances because the child is not likely to be
   adopted by reason of one or more of the following conditions:
   
   a. physical or mental disability,
   
   b. emotional disturbance,
   
   c. recognized high risk of physical or mental disease,
   
   d. age,
   
   e. sibling relationship,
   
   f. racial or ethnic factors, or
   
   g. any combination of these conditions.
   

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