New York legislature passes adoptee OBC bill As the hours and even minutes ticked down to the adjournment of the New York legislature’s 2019 session, adoptees and genealogists held their breath. 523 more words
Cite/link to this post: Judy G. Russell, “Welcome, Number 10!,” The Legal Genealogist (https:www.legalgenealogist.com/blog : posted 21 June 2019).
I am not a fan of last minute pushes to get legislation passed and that includes laws like this one no matter how beneficial the law appears on the surface. Unfortunately, I see the law of unintended consequences showing why this bill should not have been rushed in the not too distant future.