Home Study

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Definition: Home Study


Quick Summary of Home Study


An investigation of prospective adoptive parents to make sure they are fit to raise a child, required by all US states. Common areas of inquiry include financial stability, marital stability, lifestyles and other social factors, physical and mental health and criminal history.



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Definition Sources


Definitions for Home Study are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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