A simple table listing the advocacy groups in the United States working on access rights to original birth certificates.
Key to Symbols
Will not support or accept legislation that compromises an adult adoptee’s unrestricted right to obtain the OBC
Does not have a publicly stated position on whether it would support or accept compromising the rights of adult adoptees
Has agreed to or supports restricting the rights of adoptees in its most recent legislative work
Refers to legislative advocacy work in the organization’s own state. Some organizations, even if they do not have a public position on compromise, have nevertheless expressed support for compromised legislation in other states.