Nebraska Adoption Laws
|Code Section||43-101 to 43-160; No|
|Who May Be Adopted||Any child.|
|Age that Child's Consent Needed||14 years and older|
|Who May Adopt||Any adult person may adopt minor child; adult child may be adopted by spouse of such child's parent. Husband and wife must jointly adopt child, unless he or she is parent of child.|
|Home Residency Required Prior to Finalization of Adoption?||6 months (except in adoptions of adult child)|
|State Agency/Court||Department of Social Services/County|
|Statute of Limitations to Challenge||2 years|
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