Entry #1741: Same-sex adoption in Utah

Current Version

RegionUtah
IssueSame-sex adoption
StatusIllegal
Start Date2000
End DateOct 6, 2014
DescriptionUtah Code Ann. § 78B-6-117(3): Adoption may not be permitted to individuals who are not entered into a legal marriage in a cohabitation situation. This applies to foster parenting as well (§ 62A-4a-602). Second parent adoption is outlawed as well for same-sex couples.(§ 62A-4a-60)
SourcesUtah Code Ann. § 78B-6-117(3); § 62A-4a-602 https://www.aclu.org/files/assets/aclu_map1.pdf


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Revision by vviet93

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Revision by imullin01

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ValueMarried couples onlyIllegal
NoteUtah Code Ann. § 78B-6-117(3): Adoption may not be permitted to individuals who are not entered into a legal marriage in a cohabitation situation. This applies to foster parenting as well (§ 62A-4a-602).Utah Code Ann. § 78B-6-117(3): Adoption may not be permitted to individuals who are not entered into a legal marriage in a cohabitation situation. This applies to foster parenting as well (§ 62A-4a-602). Second parent adoption is outlawed as well for same-sex couples.(§ 62A-4a-60)

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