33 V.S.A. § 5120
West's Vermont Statutes Annotated Currentness
Title Thirty-Three. Human Services
Part 4. Juvenile Proceedings
Chapter 51. General Provisions (Refs & Annos)

§ 5120. Indian Child Welfare Act

The federal Indian Child Welfare Act, 25 U.S.C. § 1901 et seq., governs any proceeding under this title that pertains to an Indian child, as defined by the Indian Child Welfare Act, and prevails over any inconsistent provision of this title.

CREDIT(S)

2007, Adj. Sess., No. 185, § 1, eff. Jan. 1, 2009.

HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES

2007, Adj. Sess., No. 185, § 14, provides:

"This act shall take effect January 1, 2009 and shall apply to any petition filed after the effect date or any permanency review hearing held after the effective date."
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