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Oklahoma Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 28, 2016

Oklahoma Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. Tit. 10, § 7508-1.3 The services of a confidential intermediary are available to: The adult adopted person The legal parent or guardian of the child of a deceased adopted person The adult descendant of a deceased adopted person The birth parent The adult birth […]

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Ohio Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 28, 2016

Ohio Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Rev. Code §§ 3107.66; 3107.47; 3107.49 Nonidentifying information is available to: An adopted person who is age 18 or older An adoptive parent of a minor adopted person An adoptive family member of a deceased adopted person A birth parent or adult birth sibling A birth […]

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North Dakota Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 27, 2016

North Dakota Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Cent. Code § 14-15-16 Nonidentifying information must be provided to: · The adoptive parents · The adult adopted person · The birth parent Identifying information may be provided to: · The birth parents · The adoptive parents · The adopted person · Adult birth siblings […]

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North Carolina Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 27, 2016

North Carolina Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Gen. Stat. §§ 48-9-1 03; 48-9-1 09 Nonidentifying information is available to: The adoptive parent The adult adopted person A minor adopted person who is a parent or an expectant parent The exchange of identifying information may be consented to by: The birth parent A […]

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New York Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 27, 2016

New York Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Pub. Health Law §§ 4138-c; 41 38-d The following persons may receive information: The adopted person who is age 18 or older The birth parents A birth sibling who is age 18 or older The adoptive parents of an adopted person who is under age […]

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New Mexico Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 26, 2016

New Mexico Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 32A-5-40 Information may be accessed by: The adopted person who is age 18 or older The birth parent if the adopted person is age 18 or older The adoptive parent of an adopted person under age 18 An adopted person’s birth sibling […]

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New Jersey Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 21, 2016

New Jersey Adoption Information Laws   Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 9:3-41.1 The adoptive parent may have access to nonidentifying information.   Access to Nonidentifying Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 9:3-41.1 Prior to placement, the adoptive parent will be provided with all available information relevant to the child’s devel­opment, including: The child’s […]

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New Hampshire Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 21, 2016

New Hampshire Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Rev. Stat. §§ 1 70:B-23; 1 70:B-24 Nonidentifying information is available to: The adopted person who is age 18 or older The birth parents The adoptive parents Identifying information is available to: The adopted person The birth parents Blood relatives   Access to Nonidentifying Information […]

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Nevada Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 20, 2016

Nevada Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Rev. Stat. §§ 127.007; 127.152 Information from the State register is available to: The adopted person who is age 18 or older The birth parents Persons related within the third degree to the adopted person Medical and sociological information shall be provided to the adoptive parents. […]

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Nebraska Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 20, 2016

Nebraska Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Rev. Stat. §§ 43-128; 43-130; 43-146.02; 43-146-04 Medical history shall be provided to: The adoptive parents The adopted person Identifying information is available to: For adoptions finalized prior to 9-1-1998, an adopted person who is age 25 or older For adoptions finalized on or after 9-1 […]

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Montana Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 17, 2016

Montana Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Code § 42-6-102 Information may be provided to: The adult adopted person The adoptive or birth parent An extended family member of an adopted person or birth parent A court-appointed confidential intermediary   Access to Nonidentifying Information Citation: Ann. Code § 42-6-102 Upon request, all […]

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Missouri Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 17, 2016

Missouri Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 453.121 Nonidentifying information is available to: · The adoptive parents · The child’s legal guardians · The adult adopted person Identifying information is available to the adopted adult. Access to Nonidentifying Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 453.121 Nonidentifying information, if known, concerning undisclosed […]

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Minnesota Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 11, 2016

Minnesota Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. §§ 259.83; 259.89 Nonidentifying information may be provided to: The adopted person who is age 19 or older The adoptive parent Identifying information may be provided to: The adopted person who is age 19 or older The birth parents Birth siblings if the birth […]

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Michigan Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 11, 2016

Michigan Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Comp. Laws § 710.68 Nonidentifying information may be provided to: The adult adopted person The adoptive parents Birth parents and adult birth siblings Identifying information may accessed by any of the persons listed above except for the adoptive parents.   Access to Nonidentifying Information Citation: Comp. […]

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Arizona Birth and Death Certificates

By DD / February 9, 2016

Arizona Birth and Death Certificates <a href=http://genealogy.az.gov/”>Arizona Birth and Death Certificate</a> This Arizona birth and death certificate website provides information on birth certificate 75 years ago and death certificates 50 years ago.  The certified images are limited to Arizona only.  The images of birth and death certificates that are available on this site do not […]

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Massachusetts Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 9, 2016

Massachusetts Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Laws Ch. 210, § 5D Nonidentifying information may be provided to: The adopted person who is age 18 or older The adoptive parents The birth parents Identifying information may be released to: The adopted person who is age 21 or older The adoptive parents The […]

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Maryland Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 9, 2016

Maryland Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Fam. Law §§ 5-4C-05; 5-356; 5-357 Only the following persons may register with the adoption registry for exchange of identifying information: Birth parents and siblings An adopted person, age 21 or older, who does not have a birth sibling under the age of 21 with the […]

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Maine Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 9, 2016

Maine Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Rev. Stat. Tit. 22, § 2706-A; Tit. 18-A, § 9-310 The following persons may participate in the adoption registry: The adopted person who is age 18 or older An adoptive parent or legal guardian if the adopted person is under age 18 or deceased A birth […]

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Louisiana Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 9, 2016

Louisiana Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ch. Code Art. 1126; 1270 The voluntary adoption registry may be used by: The adopted person who is age 18 or older The birth parents The birth siblings who are age 18 or older Nonidentifying information shall be provided to: The adoptive parents The adopted person […]

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Kentucky Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 9, 2016

Kentucky Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Rev. Stat. §§ 199.520; 199.572; 199.575 Nonidentifying information may be provided to: · The adopted person who is age 18 or older · The adoptive parents Identifying information is accessible to: · The adopted person who is age 18 or older · A birth sibling who […]

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Kansas Adoption Law Information

By DD / February 7, 2016

Kansas Adoption Law Information Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 59-2122 The files and records of the court in adoption proceedings shall not be open to inspection or copy by persons other than the parties in interest and their attorneys, and representatives of the State department of social and rehabilitation services, except upon […]

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Iowa Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 7, 2016

Iowa Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 1 44.43A The following persons may register with the mutual consent voluntary adoption registry: The adult adopted person An adult sibling The birth parents Access to Nonidentifying Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 600.16 Any information compiled relating to medical history, medical and developmental […]

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Indiana Adoption Information Laws

By DD / February 7, 2016

Indiana Adoption Information Laws Who May Access Information Citation: Ann. Stat. § 31-19-18-2 The following persons may transmit identifying information and nonidentifying information to the State registrar for inclusion with the adoption history: The adopted person who is age 21 or older The birth parent or sibling The adoptive parent The spouse or relative of […]

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Oregon Archival Records Website

By DD / February 5, 2016

Archival Records: Guides Records and Indexes Oregon Archival Records: Guides, Records and Indexes The Oregon archival records are made up of a comprehensive database that attempts to document all the people who lived in Oregon before it acquired Statehood status. It contains the records of people who could have lived in Oregon from the year […]

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Oklahoma Historical Society

By DD / February 5, 2016

Oklahoma Historical Society Tips on the Oklahoma Historical Society If looking for anyone who has lived in the Oklahoma area, whether dead or alive, the Oklahoma historical society is the place to check. The society has been collecting, sharing and preserving information on the people of Oklahoma since the year 1893. The genealogical resources present […]

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Tennessee State Library and Archives

By DD / February 5, 2016

Tennessee State Library and Archives Tennessee States Library and Archives The Tennessee state library and archives contain images and pictures depicting the diverse and rich history of the Tennessee area. The pictures and images present to capture the history of prominent individuals, historical events, buildings and even houses. If looking for a loved one, be […]

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