NYARC received an update on the status of orders to the New York State Department of Health as of August 13, 2021.
Department of Health
UPDATE: New York State Applications
NYARC has received an update on the status of pre-adoption birth certificate orders to the New York State Department of Health.
Update on New York State OBC Applications
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.
Born Outside, Adopted In: Contacting the Courts
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.
Statement on DOH Report on Adoptee Rights Legislation
The DOH report shows that opposition in New York to an adult adoptee’s unrestricted right to obtain his or her own original birth certificate appears so muted today as to be virtually non-existent.