The New York State Senate overwhelmingly approved a bill on Monday that would end 83 years of iron-clad state secrecy over the birth certificates of adult adopted persons.
Speaker Heastie: Let’s Move A5494 Forward
It will take the leadership of Assembly Speaker Carl E. Heastie to get A5494 out of committee and to the Assembly floor for a vote.
Urgent: Contact New York State Senators
S3419 is now before the full Senate. Take two minutes to email New York State Senators who do not already co-sponsor S3419. Let them know how important this bill is to you.
26 Hour Action Alert: Call Committee Members
Call Senate Health Committee members NOW to request a DO PASS vote on S3419.
Ending Eight Decades of Secrecy
The New York Assembly Health Committee recommended passage today of A5494, a bill that would end 83 years of iron-clad secrecy over birth certificates of adopted persons.