Kentucky Grandparent’s Rights
Grandparent Rights to Visitation: Visitation may be granted if the court determines that the visitation is in the best interest of the child. Chapter 405, Section 021 (KRS §405.021).
When Adoption Occurs: Visitation rights terminate except in the case of a stepparent adoption where there has been no termination of the parental rights of the parent whose parents are seeking visitation.
Child Custody Statutes: Best interest of child considering: (1) wishes of parents and child; (2) interaction and interrelationship between child and parents, siblings and other significant persons; (3) child’s adjustment to home, school and community; and (4) mental and physical condition of all persons involved. KRS §405.020 et seq. and §403 et seq.
Parents May Choose: Yes