578-10 Disposition of minor child on discontinuance, withdrawal or denial of petition. Upon the discontinuance or withdrawal or denial of any petition for adoption, the court may make appropriate temporary orders concerning the care, custody and control of a minor child involved and may refer the minor child to the department of human services or to another appropriate agency or officer for action as in the case of a minor subject to section 571-11(1). [RL 1945, pt of 12276; am L 1953, c 115, pt of 1; RL 1955, 331-10; am L Sp 1959 2d, c 1, 20; am imp L 1965, c 232, 1; HRS 578-10; am L 1973, c 211, 3(h); am L 1976, c 194, 1(5); am L 1987, c 339, 4]
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Disposition of minor child on dismissal, etc., see HFCR rule 115.