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Sub SB 4 - Birth Information for Adult Adoptees - Key Vote

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (28-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Birth Information for Adult Adoptees

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur to House amendments on a bill that permits adults, 21 years old or older, who are adopted on or after October 1, 2006 to obtain a copy of their unaltered, original birth certificate without a judge’s order and allows parents putting a child up for adoption to have the option of filling out a form stating that they do not wish to be contacted by their child in the future.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (79-64) - (Key vote)

Title: Birth Information for Adult Adoptees

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that permits adults, 21 years old or older, who are adopted on or after October 1, 2006 to obtain a copy of their unaltered, original birth certificate without a judge’s order and allows parents putting a child up for adoption to have the option of filling out a form stating that they do not wish to be contacted by their child in the future.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (27-7) -

Title: Birth Information for Adult Adoptees

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Birth Information for Adult Adoptees

Co-sponsors

  • Richard O. 'Dick' Belden (CT - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Konstantinos 'Kosta' Diamantis (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • William A. 'Bill' Finch (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edwin A. Gomes (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Toni N. Harp (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lydia N. Martinez (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Andrew J. McDonald (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edith G. Prague (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Anne L. Ruwet (CT - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter F. Villano (CT - D) (Out Of Office)
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