- Bill Digest
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
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Re-ref to the Com on Judiciary 2, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the HouseHouse | 2021-09-01Withdrawn From ComHouse | 2021-09-01Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the HouseHouse | 2021-05-10Passed 1st ReadingHouse | 2021-05-10Regular Message Received From SenateHouse | 2021-05-10Regular Message Sent To HouseSenate | 2021-05-07Passed 3rd ReadingSenate | 2021-05-06Passed 2nd ReadingSenate | 2021-05-06Reptd FavSenate | 2021-05-05Re-ref Com On Rules and Operations of the SenateSenate | 2021-05-04Reptd FavSenate | 2021-05-04Re-ref to Judiciary. If fav, re-ref to Rules and Operations of the SenateSenate | 2021-04-13Withdrawn From ComSenate | 2021-04-13Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the SenateSenate | 2021-04-06Passed 1st ReadingSenate | 2021-04-06FiledSenate | 2021-04-05
ADVERTISING & MARKETING
48 (Chapters); 48-10-101 (Sections)
No counties specifically cited.
S552: Limit Who May Advertise/Adoption Laws. Latest Version
AN ACT to limit who may advertise for the adoption of a minor child under the laws pertaining to adoptions.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
SECTION 1. G.S. 48‑10‑101(b) reads as rewritten:
(b) No one other than a county department of social services, an adoption facilitator, or an services or a child‑placing agency licensed by the Department in this State may advertise in any periodical or newspaper, or by radio, television, or other public medium, that any person or entity will place or accept a child for adoption. For purposes of this section, other public medium includes the use of any computerized system, including electronic mail, Internet site, Internet profile, or any similar medium of communication provided via the Internet.
SECTION 2. This act is effective when it becomes law.