This chapter does not govern a proceeding pertaining to:
(1) The authorization of emergency medical care for a child;
(2) An adoption proceeding pursuant to § 16-301; or
(3) A proceeding to adjudicate the parentage of a child pursuant to § 16-909(b-2).
Effect of Amendments
The 2013 amendment by D.C. Law 19-233 rewrote the section.
Uniform Law: This section is based upon § 103 of the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (1997 Act).