NEW LAW! NEW POST!
TEXAS LETS SOME ADOPTEES GET BIRTH RECORDS!!!
Texas Gov. Rick Perry signed a bill into law on June 17 that will enable adult adopted persons who know the identity of each parent named on the original birth certificate, to receive a non-certified copy of their original birth certificates without obtaining a court order. They bill (HB240) introduced in February by House Rep. Tony Goolsby amends Section 192.008 of the Texas Health and Safety Code, and will take effect on Sept.1 , 2005.