Terms Used In Florida Statutes 39.704

  • Licensed child-placing agency: means a person, society, association, or institution licensed by the department to care for, receive, or board children and to place children in a licensed child-caring institution or a foster or adoptive home. See Florida Statutes 39.01
  • Social service agency: means the department, a licensed child-caring agency, or a licensed child-placing agency. See Florida Statutes 39.01
Judicial review does not apply to:

(1) Minors who have been placed in adoptive homes by a licensed child-placing agency; or
(2) Minors who are refugees or entrants to whom federal regulations apply and who are in the care of a social service agency.