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Rule 5. Venue.
(a) Venue. Adoption proceedings must be brought in superior court in the judicial district or venue district in which, at the time of filing the petition, the petitioner or the person to be adopted resides or is in military service, or in which the agency having the care, custody, or control of the person to be adopted is located.
(b) Change of Venue. Venue may be changed in the interest of substantial justice pursuant to AS 22.10.040 after a petition is filed.
(c) Venue Districts. Venue districts as used in this rule refer to the districts referenced in the Venue District Map attached to Criminal Rule 18.
(SCO 972 effective January 15, 1990)
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