Alerts & Notices

Adoption Alerts

The Department of State issues Adoption Alerts to caution American citizens about adopting from a certain country. Adoption Alerts may notify that a country has suspended adoptions or that the United States cannot process adoptions from that country. They may also inform prospective adoptive parents and adoption service providers about countries not compliant with the Hague Adoption Convention

Adoption Notices

The Department of State issues Adoption Notices to inform American citizen prospective adoptive parents and U.S. adoption service providers about important, on-the-ground developments in intercountry adoption from a specific country.

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Type Date Country Title
Notice 04/16/2014 Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Authorities Postpone Visits to United States
Notice 04/14/2014 Ethiopia MOWCYA Decision on U.S. ASPs approved to work with former IAG cases in Ethiopia
Notice 04/10/2014 Montenegro Adoptions from Montenegro to Begin Under the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 04/07/2014 Democratic Republic of the Congo Call for Adoptive Families, Adoption Service Providers, and Adoption Stakeholders to Meet with Democratic Republic of the Congo Authorities
Notice 04/01/2014 Croatia Croatia Ready to Implement the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 03/28/2014 Ethiopia Ministry of Women, Children, and Youth Affairs Change in Procedure for Regional Approval Letters
Notice 03/26/2014 Haiti Adoptions from Haiti to Begin Under the Hague Adoption Convention on April 1, 2014
Notice 03/19/2014 Serbia Adoptions from Serbia to Begin Under the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 03/13/2014 Armenia Reminder: Adoption Processing in Armenia
Notice 03/11/2014 Ukraine Update on the Status of Intercountry Adoptions from Ukraine
Notice 03/07/2014 Croatia Authorization of Adoption Service Providers in Croatia
Notice 03/06/2014 India India Opens Online Registration for Overseas Citizen of India Prospective Adoptive Parents Seeking Referral of Non-Special Needs Child
Notice 02/18/2014 Cambodia Update on Status of Intercountry Adoptions from Cambodia
Alert 02/11/2014 Ethiopia Indictments of Employees of International Adoption Guides, Inc.
Notice 02/07/2014 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan requires post-adoption reports
Notice 02/06/2014 India India Opens Online Registration for Non-Resident Indian Prospective Adoptive Parents Seeking Referral of Non-Special Needs Child
Notice 02/04/2014 Kenya New Kenyan Adoption Committee Formed
Notice 01/22/2014 Kyrgyzstan Adoption Notice: Kyrgyzstan's Ministry of Social Development to Accept New Applications from Adoption Service Providers
Notice 01/16/2014 Haiti Haiti deposits its instrument of ratification for the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 01/07/2014 Kenya Kenya Adoption Committee disbanded
Alert 12/20/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Congolese Authorities Confirm the Suspension on Exit Permit Issuances Continues and Advise of Delays in Processing Grandfathered Cases
Notice 12/06/2013 Ethiopia PAIR Ethiopia Transition Notes: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
Notice 12/03/2013 India Informing the Government of India When an Adopted Indian Child Acquires U.S. Citizenship.
Notice 11/18/2013 Philippines Typhoon Haiyan – Message for U.S. prospective adoptive parents.
Notice 10/25/2013 Vietnam Children Adopted From Vietnam Before July 1, 2009 Must Register with the Government of Vietnam to Retain Vietnamese Citizenship.
Alert 10/23/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Authorities Announce Changes to Suspension Exceptions and New Prohibition on Adoptions by Single Parents
Notice 10/15/2013 Kenya Reminder of Kenyan prohibition against pre-selection of prospective adoptees
Alert 10/15/2013 Ghana Guidance on Processing of Emergency Adoption Cases during Ghana's Suspension
Alert 10/08/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Alert: Democratic Republic of the Congo Immigration Authorities Announce Limited Exceptions to Exit Permit Suspension
Alert 09/27/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Immigration Authorities Suspend Issuance of Exit Permits to Adoptees
Notice 09/17/2013 Mexico Updated information on U.S.-based Hague Accredited Adoption Service Providers authorized by Mexican Central Authority
Notice 09/17/2013 Vietnam Vietnam's Department of Adoptions Issues Further Guidance for U.S. Convention-Accredited Adoption Service Providers
Notice 08/30/2013 Ethiopia This adoption notice serves as a reminder of the implementation of the Pre-Adoption Immigration Review (PAIR) program
Notice 08/26/2013 Mexico Notice: Updated information from the Mexican Central Authority regarding adoptions completed without first fulfilling all intercountry adoption processing steps.
Alert 07/22/2013 Uzbekistan Alert: decree amending the Civil Procedural Code concerning Courts appointed as adoption authorities to review domestic and intercountry adoptions
Notice 07/22/2013 Vietnam Vietnam's Department Of Adoptions is Accepting Applications From U.S. Hague-Accredited Adoption Service Providers Wishing To Facilitate Adoptions In Vietnam Under A Limited Intercountry Adoption Program
Notice 07/17/2013 Nepal Notice: No U.S. Adoption Service Providers Currently Authorized to Facilitate Adoptions in Nepal
Notice 07/16/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Immigration Authorities Clarify Procedures for Limited Issuance of Exit Permits
Notice 07/11/2013 Mexico Notice: Updated information on U.S.-based Hague Accredited Adoption Service Providers authorized by Mexican Central Authority
Notice 07/03/2013 Swaziland Notice: The Hague Adoption Convention Enters into Force for Swaziland
Alert 07/1/2013 Colombia Alert: Temporary moratorium update
Alert 06/27/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Immigration Authorities Resume Limited Issuance of Exit Permits to Children Adopted in Tribunal pour Enfants
Alert 06/25/2013 Russia Alert: Post-Placement reports
Notice 06/07/2013 China Notice: New Location for Consulate General Guangzhou
Notice 06/7/2013 Ireland Notice: U.S. – Ireland Operating Arrangement for Outgoing Adoptions of U.S. Children by Irish Prospective Adoptive Parents
Notice 06/3/2013 Ethiopia Implementation of Pre-Adoption Immigration Review (PAIR) Program in Ethiopia
Alert 06/3/2013 Colombia Alert: A temporary moratorium on the acceptance of new intercountry adoption applications is expected from Colombia
Alert 05/30/2013 El Salvador Alert: Adoption Delays and Complications
Notice 05/28/2013 South Korea Adoption Notice: The Republic of Korea Signs the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 05/28/2013 Guatemala Joint USCIS-State Delegation to Guatemala
Alert 05/20/2013 Ghana All Adoption Cases with the Ghanaian Department of Social Welfare are Subject to Suspension
Notice 05/16/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Notice for Individuals Seeking Further Information Following the Department of State's May 14 Conference Call
Alert 05/16/2013 China Alert: Update on China - The U.S. Consulate General in Guangzhou to Resume Normal Operations
Alert 05/15/2013 China Alert: Suspension of Adoption Immigrant Visa Interviews
Alert 05/9/2013 Serbia Reports of Misleading Guidance on Intercountry Adoptions from Serbia
Notice 05/03/2013 Ireland Notice: U.S. – Ireland Operating Arrangement for Outgoing Adoptions of U.S. Children by Irish Prospective Adoptive Parents
Alert 05/02/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo Immigration Authorities Suspend Issuance of Exit Permits to Adoptees
Notice 05/01/2013 Mali Malian Law Restricts Intercountry Adoptions
Notice 04/30/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Clarification regarding Embassy Kinshasa adoption-related immigrant visa procedures
Notice 04/26/2013 Bolivia Procedural Barriers to Hague Adoptions
Notice 04/26/2013 Nigeria Adoption Notice for Nigeria
Notice 04/2/2013 Ethiopia Health Concerns in Ethiopia
Alert 03/29/2013 Serbia Serbia Adoption Alert
Alert 03/28/2013 India India Partially Lifts Suspension on Acceptance of New Adoption Applications
Notice 03/15/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Reports of the Removal of Children from Orphanages in the DRC
Notice 03/01/2013 Lesotho Adoptions from Lesotho to Begin Under the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 02/27/2013 Taiwan Taiwan implements a Pre-Adoption Immigration Review requirement for all adoptions by U.S. citizens of children residing in Taiwan
Alert 04/24/2013 Haiti Haiti authorizes U.S. adoption service providers
Notice 02/07/2013 Democratic Republic of the Congo Changes at Embassy Kinshasa for adoption-related immigrant visa processing
Notice 01/29/2013 Nigeria Adoption and guardianship decrees from Nigerian states that lack adoption laws, and adoptions by non-Nigerians, may not be allowable under Nigerian law or acceptable for purposes of U.S. immigration
Notice 01/25/2013 Ethiopia Notes from Ambassador Jacobs' Meeting with Adoption Service Providers on December 11, 2012 in Addis Ababa
Notice 01/25/2013 South Korea Korea Begins Implementing Special Adoption Act
Alert 01/24/2013 Russia Russian Supreme Court Letter on Implementation of Federal Law No. 272-FZ
Alert 01/11/2013 Russia Families, Agencies Report Difficulties in Completing Russian Adoptions
Alert 01/03/2013 Russia Legislation to Ban Intercountry Adoption by U.S. Families
Notice 01/02/2013 Cambodia Update on Status of Intercountry Adoptions between the United States and Cambodia
Alert 12/31/2012 Russia Legislation to Ban Intercountry Adoption by U.S. Families Signed into Law
Notice 12/31/2012 Ethiopia Re-instatement of Services to U.S. Adoption Service Provider
Notice 12/31/2012 Nepal U.S. Department of State Continues to Recommend Against Adopting from Nepal
Alert 12/28/2012 Russia Russian President Vladimir Putin Signs Legislation to Ban Intercountry Adoption by U.S. Families into Law
Alert 12/26/2012 Russia Federation Council approves Legislation to Ban Intercountry Adoption by U.S. Families
Alert 12/21/2012 Russia Legislation to Ban Intercountry Adoption by U.S. Families Passes the Russian Duma and Moves to the Federation Council for Review
Notice 12/18/2012 Vietnam Special Advisor Jacobs Visits Vietnam
Notice 12/11/2012 Ethiopia Status of EthioStork International Social Service Consultants
Notice 12/11/2012 Ethiopia Re-instatement of Services to U.S. Adoption Service Provider
Notice 12/11/2012 Guatemala Update on Intercountry Adoptions in Guatemala
Alert 12/05/2012 Lesotho The Hague Adoption Convention Enters into Force for Lesotho
Alert 11/30/2012 India Freeze on New Intercountry Adoption Applications
Notice 11/30/2012 Cambodia Update on Inter-country Adoptions in Cambodia
Notice 11/26/2012 Mali New Malian Law Potentially Restricts Intercountry Adoptions
Alert 10/17/2012 Honduras The Honduran Adoption Authority, Instituto Hondureño de la Niñez y la Familia (IHNFA), is Currently Closed due to a Strike
Notice 11/09/2012 Ethiopia Suspension of Services to U.S. Adoption Service Providers
Notice 11/06/2012 Morocco Ministry of Justice Provides Prosecutors New Instructions on Kafala Guardianship Decrees
Alert 11/01/2012 Russia Entry into Force of the U.S. - Russia Adoption Agreement
Notice 10/31/2012 Lesotho Lesotho Deposits Its Instruments of Accession to the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 10/31/2012 Lesotho Ministry of Social Development Accepting Applications from Hague Accredited Adoption Service Providers that Wish to Facilitate Adoptions in Lesotho
Notice 10/25/2012 Taiwan United States and Taiwan to Discuss Implementation of a Pre-Adoption Immigration Review (PAIR) Process
Alert 10/17/2012 Haiti Update On Haiti's New Adoption Procedures
Alert 10/25/2012 Honduras The Honduran Adoption Authority, Instituto Hondureño de la Niñez y la Familia (IHNFA), has Resumed Normal Operations
Alert 10/15/2012 Russia Department of State and Russian Authorities issue joint statement on Adoption Agreement's entry into force
Notice 10/22/2012 Colombia Colombia's revised procedures for determining children's eligibility for intercountry adoption
Notice 09/04/2012 Fiji The Hague Adoption Convention Enters Into Force for Fiji
Notice 08/08/2012 Morocco Ministry of Justice Plans to Review Kafala Laws and Procedures
Notice 07/31/2012 Russia President Putin signs the Agreement between the United States of America and the Russian Federation Regarding Cooperation in Adoption of Children
Notice 07/19/2012 Russia Federation Council approves the Agreement between the United States of America and the Russian Federation Regarding Cooperation in Adoption of Children
Notice 05/14/2012 Guatemala Guatemala Update
Notice 05/10/2012 Kazakhstan Adoptions from Kazakhstan to Begin With Approval of U.S. ASPs
Notice 05/10/2012 Ethiopia Summary of Adoption Service Provider Meeting with the U.S. Embassy
Alert 07/16/2012 Haiti Haiti Approves Ratification of the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 07/03/2012 Montenegro The Hague Adoption Convention Enters Into Force for Montenegro
Alert 05/04/2012 Haiti Temporary Suspension of New Adoption Cases
Alert 04/30/2012 Sierra Leone Suspension of Adoptions Lifted in Sierra Leone
Notice 04/10/2012 Romania Romania New Adoption Law in Effect
Notice 06/28/2012 Romania Agency Authorization Required by Romanian Law
Notice 04/05/2012 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Approval of New Hague Convention Adoption Process
Alert 03/30/2012 Laos Laos Adoption Alert
Alert 03/05/2012 Senegal Senegal Adoption Alert
Notice 11/16/2011 Ethiopia Procedure for Processing Adoption Cases
Notice 02/03/2012 Honduras Honduras - Barring of Two U.S. Adoption Agencies by IHNFA
Alert 07/14/2011 Ukraine Ukraine Adoption Alert
Alert 06/16/2011 Ukraine Ukraine Adoption Alert
Alert 06/02/2011 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan Adoption Alert
Alert 03/09/2011 Ethiopia Government of Ethiopia Plans Major Slow-Down in Adoption Processing
Alert 02/15/2011 Ethiopia Revocation of License: Better Futures Adoption Services
Notice 02/08/2012 Malawi Ongoing Nationwide Judicial Strike Closes Courts in Malawi
Alert 02/03/2011 Nepal Changes that Require an Amended Home Study Report
Alert 11/26/2010 Nepal Suspension of Adoptions of Abandoned Children in Nepal FAQs
Alert 11/05/2010 Nepal Response to Petition Congress on Behalf of the American Families Pursuing Adoptions from Nepal
Alert 10/26/2010 Nepal Ministry of Women, Children and Social Welfare Grants 60 Day Extensions to Nepal Pipeline Families
Alert 09/17/2010 Nepal Update Concerning 60 Day Extension Requests
Alert 09/16/2010 Nepal Update Concerning Embassy Kathmandu's Scheduling of I-604 Investigations
Alert 08/30/2010 Nepal New Orphan Processing Procedures for Cases not Subject to the Suspension in Nepal
Alert 08/13/2010 Nepal Information for Nepal pipeline cases
Alert 08/06/2010 Nepal Joint Statement on Suspension of Processing for New Adoption Cases Based on Abandonment in Nepal
Notice 08/14/2012 Nepal U.S. Department of State Continues to Recommend Against Adopting from Nepal
Notice 05/26/2010 Nepal Update Caution About Pursuing Adoption in Nepal
Notice 02/22/2010 Nepal Caution About Pursuing Adoption in Nepal
Notice 04/22/2011 Nepal Update on Adoption in Nepal
Alert 01/13/2011 Kazakhstan Update Ministry of Education plans to match families with pending adoption dossiers
Alert 11/24/2010 Kazakhstan Ministry of Education plans to match families with pending adoption dossiers
Alert 11/01/2010 Kazakhstan Expedited passport service for adopted children
Alert 06/29/2010 Kazakhstan Kazakhstani government not processing any new "non-Hague" or Form I-600 cases
Alert 08/21/2012 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan Suspends Intercountry Adoptions
Alert 12/07/2010 Guatemala Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs to Travel to Guatemala
Alert 10/05/2010 Guatemala Guatemala Pilot Program
Alert 08/27/2010 Guatemala Hogar Listserv Updates
Alert 07/01/2010 Guatemala Publication of Adoption Law Regulations
Alert 07/01/2010 Guatemala Reminder - CNA rules and procedures for Guatemala adoptions
Alert 07/01/2010 Guatemala Special Advisor for International Children's Issues Appointed
Alert 06/01/2010 Guatemala Members of Congress ask Guatemala's President to expedite adoptions
Alert 06/01/2010 Guatemala Survey of Pending Adoption Cases
Alert 06/01/2010 Guatemala USCIS Updates
Alert 10/01/2010 Mexico Visa processing moved from Ciudad Juarez to Mexico city
Alert 12/17/2010 Mexico Travel Warning
Alert 09/03/2010 Rwanda Suspension of new applications
Alert 04/28/2010 Kyrgyzstan Status of Intercountry adoptions in Kyrgyzstan
Alert 03/01/2010 Swaziland Swaziland not processing cases during government review
Alert 03/02/2011 Kenya Expect Adoption Delays
Alert 09/17/2009 Sierra Leone Suspension of Adoptions in Sierra Leone
Alert 07/12/2011 Ukraine Ukraine Adoption Alert
Alert 08/29/2011 Ecuador Ecuador Adoption Alert
Notice 03/16/2011 Ethiopia Summary of March 11 Ethiopia Conference Call
Notice 02/17/2011 Lesotho Change in Processing Timeline for Adoption Cases in Lesotho
Notice 06/02/2011 Guatemala Guatemala June 2011 Listserv Update
Notice 02/03/2011 Guatemala Office of Children's Issues trip to Guatemala
Notice 12/20/2010 Guatemala Request for information from U.S. Citizens with Active Grandfathered Cases
Notice 08/13/2009 Guatemala Outreach Request on Guatemala
Notice 04/27/2011 Guatemala Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs to Travel to Guatemala
Notice 06/14/2011 Guatemala Guatemala listserv update June 13, 2011 Letter of understanding delivered
Notice 09/27/2011 Guatemala CNA Processing Framework for U.S. Cases Under Its Authority
Notice 12/12/2011 Guatemala Processing Plan for CNA cases
Notice 01/31/2011 Philippines ICAB Announces Temporary Moratorium
Notice 01/31/2011 Haiti IBESR Accepting New Adoption Cases
Notice 06/21/2011 Haiti Special Advisor for Children's Issues Ambassador Susan Jacobs Travels to Haiti to Discuss Intercountry Adoption
Notice 09/14/2012 Haiti Haiti Announces New Adoption Procedures
Alert 06/27/2011 Haiti Pursuing Independent Adoptions without Licensed Agencies Increases Risks of Delays and Fraud
Notice 10/17/2011 Ethiopia Confirmation of Orphanage Closures in Ethiopia
Notice 08/03/2011 Ethiopia Confirmation of Orphanage Closures in Ethiopia
Notice 06/02/2011 Ethiopia Update on adoption case processing by MOWCYA in Ethiopia
Notice 01/13/2011 Ethiopia Adoption Processing at the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa
Notice 12/06/2010 Ethiopia Adoption Processing at the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa
Notice 08/27/2010 Ethiopia Adoption Processing at the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa
Notice 04/13/2010 Ethiopia Adoption Processing at the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa
Notice 03/05/2010 Ethiopia Change in Processing Timeline for Adoption Cases
Notice 04/05/2011 Ethiopia Significant delays remain likely for cases presented to Ethiopia's Ministry of Women, Children and Youth Affairs after March 8, 2011
Notice 01/13/2012 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan New Family and Marriage Code Signed into Law
Notice 07/06/2011 Ukraine What does Ukraine require of the adoptive parents after the adoption?
Notice 01/12/2011 Ukraine Update on Adopting from Ukraine
Notice 12/14/2010 Ukraine Update on Adopting from Ukraine
Notice 12/09/2010 Ukraine Update on Adopting from Ukraine
Notice 11/03/2010 Ukraine Update on Adopting from Ukraine
Notice 07/09/2010 Ukraine Consulate Introduces Two-Day Appointment System for Issuing Visas to Adopted children
Notice 01/28/2010 Ukraine New Paperwork Requirements
Notice 01/29/2010 Ukraine Passport Delays
Alert 04/08/2011 Ukraine Ukraine Adoption Alert
Notice 04/29/2011 Ukraine SDA authority and adoption processing in Ukraine
Notice 05/20/2011 Ukraine Ukrainian Family Code Amendments and adoption processing in Ukraine
Notice 12/30/2010 Brazil Important information for all parents wishing to adopt in Brazil
Notice 12/20/2010 India New Procedures for Identifying and Treating Active Tuberculosis
Notice 05/19/2011 Mexico Adoption Service Providers Authorized in Mexico
Notice 08/02/2011 Mexico Mexican Central Authority granted national authorization to an additional U.S. based Hague Accredited adoption service provider
Notice 10/13/2011 Mexico Mexican Central Authority Grants National Authorization to an Additional U.S.-based Hague Accredited Adoption Service Provider
Notice 07/10/2012 Russia Russia – Approval of Adoption Agreement
Notice 03/01/2012 Russia REGIONAL SUSPENSIONS ON ADOPTION PROCESSING IN RUSSIA
Notice 02/21/2012 Russia Processing Time for Adoptions Increased
Notice 12/15/2010 Russia Update on Negotiations
Notice 07/05/2012 South Africa Adoptions from South Africa to Begin With Approval of U.S. Adoption Service Providers
Notice 07/13/2011 Russia Secretary Clinton and Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov Sign Adoption Agreement
Notice 08/31/2010 Liberia Notice regarding fees charged for exit clearance
Notice 04/26/2010 Liberia Notice Concerning Adoption Processing In Liberia
Notice 05/25/2010 Latvia Post-adoption reporting requirements
Notice 04/01/2011 Latvia Post-adoption reporting requirements
Notice 04/07/2010 Ghana Change in Processing Timeline for Adoption Cases in Ghana
Notice 04/01/2010 Thailand Status of Intercountry adoptions in Thailand
Notice 03/19/2010 Cameroon Internet Adoption Fraud Scams on Rise
Notice 03/01/2010 Cambodia Update of status of adoptions in Cambodia
Notice 06/06/2011 Cambodia Update of status of adoptions in Cambodia
Notice 03/19/2012 Cambodia Update of status of adoptions in Cambodia
Notice 02/25/2011 Kyrgyzstan Annual Report Correction
Notice 06/15/2011 Vietnam Adoption Notice: Vietnam
Notice 11/10/2011 Vietnam Vietnam ratifies the Hague Adoption Convention
Notice 02/01/2012 Vietnam U.S. Department of State to delay resuming adoptions in Vietnam
Notice 03/23/2011 Japan Japan Adoptions: Status of Adopting Orphans from Japan During Crisis
Notice 04/12/2011 China China Adoptions: China Single Female adoption notice
Notice 08/15/2011 China Concerns About Information on the Background of Children Adopted from China
Notice 05/13/2011 Democratic Republic Of the Congo Change to travel requirement for prospective adoptive parents
Notice 12/06/2011 Democratic Republic Of the Congo New contact information for its Adoption Unit
Notice 03/05/2012 Democratic Republic Of the Congo Release of Adopted Children from Orphanages
Notice 07/21/2011 Ethiopia Orphanage Closures in Ethiopia
Notice 10/07/2011 Ethiopia Information regarding processing of Form I-600, Petition to Classify Orphan as an Immediate Relative, Filed at the U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa
Notice 07/22/2011 India CARA Announces Release of New Guidelines and Temporary Suspension of Acceptance of New Dossiers
Notice 10/05/2011 India Update on CARA's Temporary Suspension of Acceptance of New Dossiers
Notice 03/07/2012 India CARA Lifts Temporary Suspension of Acceptance of New Dossiers
Notice 02/22/2012 Honduras Reinstatement of U.S. Adoption Agency