Where things stand today and how Iowa’s HF855 will work if it is ultimately enacted and implemented.
Adoptee rights bills are being heard in numerous committees this week. Here’s what is on those agendas as well as recommended actions.
Remaining genuine equal rights bills are trying to get attention while a pandemic closes down capitols. Here’s a legislative update.
Contact members of the Iowa House of Representatives. Tell them to vote NO on SF621
An Iowa bill has another problem: who actually gets the OBC? Everyone in the family, including the family dog? And which “family?”
Clean bills have made it out of the first legislative “funnel”—a deadline in Iowa for bills to be voted out of committee.
The latest in adoptee rights legislation, with sessions just getting started, in full swing, or even close to adjournment. New York and Florida are the big ones but others hang on to the promise of clean.
Adult adoptees in Iowa do not have a right to obtain their own original birth certificates. It takes a court order to release any information.