How a new equal rights law for Louisiana-born adult adopted people works.
Written testimony of Adoptee Rights Law Center in favor of Louisiana HB450, submitted to the Senate Judiciary A Committee.
The bill requires psychological counseling, registration with an adoption registry, and consent by birth parents to release an original birth certificate. It also gives birth siblings veto power over release of the OBC.
Adoptee rights and Louisiana law, with a focus on original birth certificates, court records, descendants, and adult adoption.