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Timely registration with birth father registry (access required)

Where an adoption agency sent a certified letter to a putative father informing him about the Virginia Birth Father Registry, he was not obligated to register within the time specified in Code § 63.2-1250(F) to have standing to participate in the child’s adoption proceedings. The father acquired standing under a statutory alternative provided in Code § ...