State Laws Relating to Embryo Donation and Adoption

This is a list of references to State laws relating to embryo donation and/or adoption. Although this list is believed to be accurate at this time, we encourage you to contact an attorney in your State for current information. This list of references should not be relied upon as legal advice on the existence or non-existence of laws in any particular State.

For your convenience, when available, the law titles are linked to the State's law Web site, which opens in a new window.

Please contact info@embryoadoption.org with information regarding statutes which should be added or deleted from the list.

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Alabama
Title 26. Chapter 17 Article 1. Section: 102
Title 26. Chapter 17. Article 7. Sections: 702, 704, 706 & 707
Alaska
None identified.
Arizona
Arizona Revised Statues: Title 25-218
Arkansas
None identified.
California
Cal Business & Professions Code Section 2260
Cal Family Code Section 7610
Cal Family Code Setion 7613
Cal Health & Safety Code Section 123464
Cal Health & Safety Code Section 125315
Cal Penal Code Section 367g
Colorado
None identified.
Connecticut
None identified.
Delaware
Delaware Code Annotated Section 8-102
Florida
Florida Statute Chapter 742.13 and 63.17
Florida Statutes Chapter 63.213
Florida Statutes Chapter 873.05
Georgia
Official Code of Georgia Annotated Title 19 Chapter 8 Section 1
Official Code of Georgia Annotated Title 19 Chapter 8 Section 27
Hawaii
None identified.
Idaho
None identified.
Illinois
None identified.
Indiana
Indiana Code Title 16, Article 18, Chapter 2-183.5
Indiana Code Title 35, Article 46, Chapter 5-3
Iowa
None identified.
Kansas
None identified.
Kentucky
None identified.
Louisiana
Louisiana Revised Statutes 14:101.2
Louisiana Revised Statutes 9:121 through 9:133
Maine
None identified.
Maryland
None identified.
Massachusetts
Massachusetts General Laws Annotated Chapter 111L Sec 4
Michigan
None identified.
Minnesota
None identified.
Mississippi
None identified.
Missouri
None identified.
Montana
None identified.
Nebraska
None identified.
Nevada
None identified.
New Hampshire
N.H. Revised Statutes Title XII Chapter 168-B
N.H. Revised Statutes Title XII Chapter 170-B
New Jersey
New Jersey Statutes Annotated Title 26 Chapter 2Z-2
New Mexico
New Mexico Statutes Annotated Section 24-9A-1
New York
New York Codes, Rules & Regulations Title 10 Section 52-8.7
New York Codes, Rules & Regulations Title 10 Section 52-8.8
North Carolina
None identified.
North Dakota
North Dakota Century Code Annotated Chapter 14-20-02
North Dakota Century Code Annotated Chapter 14-20-64
Ohio
Ohio Revised Code Annotated Title XXXI Section 3111.97
Oklahoma
Oklahoma Statutes Annotated Title 10 Chapter 24 Section 554
Oklahoma Statutes Annotated Title 10 Chapter 24 Section 555
Oklahoma Statutes Annotated Title 10 Chapter 24 Section 556
Oregon
None identified.
Pennsylvania
None identified.
Rhode Island
None identified.
South Carolina
None identified.
South Dakota
None identified.
Tennessee
None identified.
Texas
Texas Family Code Title 5 Subtitle B Section 160.102
Texas Family Code Title 5 Subtitle B Section 160.702
Utah
Utah Code Annotated Title 78B Chapter 15 Section 102
Utah Code Annotated Title 78B Chapter 15 Section 702
Vermont
None identified.
Virginia
Annotated Code of Virginia Title 20 Chapter 9 Section 156
Annotated Code of Virginia Title 20 Chapter 9 Section 158
Washington
Revised Code of Washington Annotated Title 26 Chapter 26.26.011
Revised Code of Washington Annotated Title 26 Chapter 26.26.705
Revised Code of Washington Annotated Title 26 Chapter 26.26.710
Revised Code of Washinigton Annotated: Title 26 Chapter 26.26.715
West Virginia
None identified.
Wisconsin
None identified.
Wyoming
West Wyoming Statutes Annotated: Section 14-2-402

Please contact info@embryoadoption.org with information regarding statutes which should be added or deleted from the list.