Entry #1782: Same-sex adoption in Tennessee

Original entry by imullin01 imullin01 ()

RegionTennessee
IssueSame-sex adoption
Statusambiguous
Start Datepast
End Datenow
DescriptionAny person is permitted to adopt per statute, but second-parent adoption varies by judge and county. Since there has been no appellate decision on second-parent adoption, it is listed as ambiguous.
Sourceswww.lambdalegal.org/states-region/tennessee 36 TCA ยง36-1-115
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