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Resolution Regarding Adopted Persons' Access to Adoption Records (January 13, 2018)

Legislation News

New state adoption law offers new hope for Kaneohe family

April 25, 2018

KANEOHE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A change in Hawaii law is giving adopted families a better chance in discovering their ...

Cuomo vetoes bill that would’ve paved path for adopted kids to get their birth records

April 25, 2018

ALBANY — Gov. Cuomo on Friday vetoed legislation intended to give adoptees a path to obtain their birth records. ...

New Law Opens Access To Birth Certificates for Many People Who Are Adopted

March 28, 2017

If you were adopted after October 1983, you now have access to your birth certificate…

Adoption In the News

Secret Siblings

April 25, 2018

Sharon Morello and Howard Burack were both adopted as babies, and they each later learned they had an identical sibling ...

Its Time to End the War Against the AAC

April 16, 2018

’m not a staunch defender of the American Adoption Congress, but I’m also not a hater. I’m merely a re...

Free DNA test from MyHeritage can help adoptees find biological parents

March 20, 2018

People searching for their biological parents now have a new free tool to find them: DNA testing. MyHeritage, an Isra...