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September 25, 2013 at 1:44 PM

Change in Washington adoption record secrecy

Take Our Poll OLYMPIA (AP) — Birth parents who placed their child for adoption on or before Oct. 1, 1993, must notify the state Health Department if they want to remain anonymous. A new law that takes effect next July will open access to birth records. Birth parents can choose to share personal information…


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