Entry #5035: Same-sex adoption in North Dakota

Current Version

RegionNorth Dakota
IssueSame-sex adoption
StatusLegal
Start DateJan 1, 2015
End DateSep 6, 2018
DescriptionCurrently being updated.
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/30/anti-lgbt-bills-us-states-could-derail-adoptions http://www.lgbtmap.org/equality_maps/profile_state/ND


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NoteOnly because of religious freedom adoption law.Currently being updated.

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NoteCurrently laws are being updated.Only because of religious freedom adoption law.

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ValueSingle onlyLegal
NoteUnder state law only. Changes pending.Currently laws are being updated.

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End Date2018-08-222018-09-06

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NoteUnder state law only.Under state law only. Changes pending.

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End Date2018-08-062018-08-22
NoteLegalization state wide pending.Under state law only.

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End Date2018-07-202018-08-06

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End Date2018-07-182018-07-20
Sourceshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/30/anti-lgbt-bills-us-states-could-derail-adoptionshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/30/anti-lgbt-bills-us-states-could-derail-adoptions http://www.lgbtmap.org/equality_maps/profile_state/ND

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End Date2018-07-152018-07-18
NoteLGBT people can be turned away under foster care. As well as lgbt adoption. Legalization state wide pending.Legalization state wide pending.

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End Date2018-07-122018-07-15
NoteLGBT people can be turned away under foster care. As well as lgbt adoption. LGBT people can be turned away under foster care. As well as lgbt adoption. Legalization state wide pending.

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End Date2018-06-212018-07-12

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End Date2018-05-032018-06-21
NoteLGBT people can be turned away under foster care. As well as lgbt adoption.LGBT people can be turned away under foster care. As well as lgbt adoption.

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End Date2018-04-302018-05-03
NoteLGBT people can be turned away under foster care.LGBT people can be turned away under foster care. As well as lgbt adoption.

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ValueSingle only
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End Date2018-03-122018-04-30
Noteit is legal federally except American Samoa. Single under North Dakota state law.LGBT people can be turned away under foster care.
Sourceshttp://www.lgbtmap.org/equality-maps/foster_and_adoption_lawshttps://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/30/anti-lgbt-bills-us-states-could-derail-adoptions

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End Date2018-03-092018-03-12
Noteit is legal federally except American Samoa. single under state law.it is legal federally except American Samoa. Single under North Dakota state law.

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ValueLegalSingle only
End Date2016-09-112018-03-09
Noteit is legal federally except American Samoa.it is legal federally except American Samoa. single under state law.
SourcesNohttp://www.lgbtmap.org/equality-maps/foster_and_adoption_laws

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Noteit is legal nationwide except American Samoa.it is legal federally except American Samoa.

Ausyk created this entry.