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A newborn child who is not medically cleared for hospital discharge and who is unlikely to leave the hospital in the custody of his or her biological parents.

Unknown parents

Abandoned infants can also refer to babies whose parents are unknown and who are abandoned in unsafe places, sometimes with fatal outcomes.

State laws in the US

In the United States, the laws to avert these unsafe abandonments are almost exclusively State laws.

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