If a juvenile court adjudicates a child a deserted child, the court shall commit the child to the temporary custody of a public children services agency or a private child placing agency. The court shall consider the order committing the child to the temporary custody of the agency to be an order of disposition issued under division (A)(2) of section 2151.353 of the Revised Code with respect to a child adjudicated a neglected child.
Renumbered as § 2151.3522 by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, SB 332, §1, eff. 4/6/2017.
Effective Date: 04-09-2001 .