A compact entered into pursuant to the authority conferred by this chapter may contain provisions in addition to those required pursuant to Section 26-10B-5, as follows:

Terms Used In Alabama Code 26-10B-6

  • state: A state of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, or a territory or possession of or administered by the United States. See Alabama Code 26-10B-3

(1) Provisions establishing procedures and entitlements to medical, developmental, child care, or other social services for the child in accordance with applicable laws, even though the child and the adoptive parents are in a state other than the one responsible for providing the services or the funds to defray part or all of the costs thereof; and

(2) Such other provisions as may be appropriate or incidental to the proper administration of the compact.

(Acts 1991, No. 91-662, p. 1267, §6.)