I received a call from the New York State Department of Health yesterday and spoke with the acting director of vital records. Here’s what I learned.
NYARC and Adoptees United Inc. seek more information from New York state courts about how they will handle requests for information under the new law.
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There’s a special provision in the new law for those born outside of New York but adopted through a New York court. Here’s what we know so far about that.
I am Annette O’Connell. I was born in the Bronx in 1967 and adopted in Rockland County in 1968. Today is truly historic.