Tennessee in 2022 eliminated its onerous and discriminatory contact veto, which had criminalized contact in the context of adoptions.
Bills in Arizona, Idaho, and Tennessee are up for consideration in committee this week, plus bills in Iowa and Mississippi are facing critical deadlines.
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.
Adoptee rights and Tennessee law, with a focus on original birth certificates, court records, descendants, and adult adoption.