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Ask them to restore rights to adoptees to obtain their original birth certificates.

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House of Representatives

2017 Proposed Bill

The bill will restore a civil right for ALL Connecticut adoptees.

Open Access Law

It’s an inalienable right for adopted persons to access their original birth certificates.

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Learn more about why this is so important.

It’s about health. Its about ancestry. It’s about a right denied to adoptees simply because of their circumstances at birth.

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Access Connecticut is a grassroots organization of adoptees, birth/first parents, adoptive parents and adoption professionals. Our goal is to restore the right of adult adoptees to access their original birth certificates, a right which all non-adopted citizens have under Connecticut law.