I am Annette O’Connell. I was born in the Bronx in 1967 and adopted in Rockland County in 1968. Today is truly historic.
Our press release in response to passage of S3419/A5494 in the New York Assembly on June 20, 2019.
Press conference calls for passage of A.9959B/S.7631B, which establishes the right of adoptees to receive a certified copy of their original birth certificate upon reaching the age of 18.