Nationwide Adoption Initiatives
There are only nine states that currently allow open access
to adoption records for adult adoptees.
Help New York become number ten!
NY Legislative Reform Initiatives
|NY State Open Records Petition
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Make 2017 the year of Open Access Adoption Records
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for Open Access to our Original Birth Certificates and our Adoption Files
New York State Adoption Reform's Unsealed
The New York State Adoption
Reform's Unsealed Initiative continues to fight to open sealed adoption records to any adoptee over the age of 18 and allow
them to obtain a copy of their original birth certificates. If you wish to stay up to date with what is going on with the
Unsealed Initiative or would like to become involved with the Unsealed Initiative just click on the link above.
New York Adoption Equality are a group of adoptees who are trying to reform adoption
law that keeps us from equal access to our original birth certificates.
Here's a chance for you to contribute.