C.R.S. Section 19-5.5-202


This part 2 does not apply to a transfer of custody of a child by a parent, guardian, or custodian of the child to:


A parent of the child;


A stepparent of the child;


An adult who is related to the child by blood, marriage, adoption, or other relationship recognized by other law of this state;


An adult who, at the time of the transfer, had a meaningful and safe relationship with the child for a period of at least six months prior to the transfer, and whom the parent, guardian, or custodian reasonably believes, at the time of the transfer, to be a fit custodian of the child; or


An Indian custodian, as defined in the federal “Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978”, 25 U.S.C. sec. 1903(6), as amended, of the child.

Source: Section 19-5.5-202 — Applicability, https://leg.­colorado.­gov/sites/default/files/images/olls/crs2023-title-19.­pdf (accessed Oct. 20, 2023).

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