What types of nonrecurring adoption expenses will the department reimburse?
The department may reimburse:
(1) Court costs directly related to finalizing an adoption;
(2) Reasonable and necessary adoption fees;
(3) Reasonable and necessary attorney fees directly related to finalizing an adoption; and
(4) Costs associated with an adoption home study, including:
(a) Health and psychological examination;
(b) Placement supervision before adoption;
(c) Transportation, lodging, and food costs incurred by the adoptive parent(s) and child during pre-placement visits; and
(d) Other costs directly related to finalizing the legal adoption of the child.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 74.13.031
. WSR 01-08-045, § 388-27-0380, filed 3/30/01, effective 4/30/01.]