1995 WISCONSIN ACT 266
An Act to amend 20.435 (6) (dg) and 48.55 of the statutes; relating to: the adoption of children with special needs and making an appropriation.
The people of the state of Wisconsin, represented in senate and assembly, do enact as follows:
20.435 (6) (dg) of the statutes is amended to read:
20.435 (6) (dg) (title) State adoption information exchange and state adoption center. The amounts in the schedule to operate a state adoption information exchange under s. 48.55 and a state adoption center under s. 48.551.
48.55 of the statutes is amended to read:
48.55 State adoption information exchange. The department shall establish a state adoption information exchange for the purpose of finding adoptive homes for children with special needs who do not have permanent homes. The department shall adopt rules governing the adoption information exchange, and may contract with and, from the appropriation under s. 20.435 (6) (dg), may provide not more than $75,000 in each fiscal year as grants to individuals and private agencies for adoption information exchange services.