25-5A-5 Circuit court jurisdiction--Venue.
Circuit court jurisdiction--Venue.
The circuit court shall have jurisdiction of
proceedings under this chapter to terminate parental rights. A petition for voluntary termination of
parental rights may be filed in the circuit court for any of the following counties:
The county in which the petitioner resides;
The county of the location of the authorized agency having care, custody, or control,
whether legal or physical, of the child involved;
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The county in which the child involved resides or is present.
SL 1971, ch 165, § 2.
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