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.
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.
Gregory Luce of the Adoptee Rights Law Center has created a flowchart to demonstrate the simplicity of equality in New York, beginning January 15, 2020.
New York’s historic law is a result of organizations working together as a coalition to assure that the bottom line of equality was always the only line being pursued.