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Adoption Records Bill Signed by Governor

MEDIA CONTACT: Laura McCaffrey Bose Public Affairs Group 317-684-5486 lmccaffrey@bosepublicaffairs.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Adoption Records Bill Signed by Governor   INDIANAPOLIS (March 4, 2016) – Today Indiana’s adult adoptees have achieved a reality that’s taken years to accomplish – equal access to the most basic parts of their identity. Governor Mike Pence signed Senate Bill 91 into law...
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Adoption Records Bill Passes 11-2 in House Judiciary Committee

CONTACT: Laura McCaffrey Bose Public Affairs Group 317-684-5486 lmccaffrey@bosepublicaffairs.com Adoption Records Bill Passes 11-2 in House Judiciary Committee INDIANAPOLIS (February 15, 2016) –Indiana’s adult adoptees have achieved yet another victory on their path to equal access to birth records. The House Judiciary Committee voted __-__ in favor of Senate Bill 91, which if passed would give adult adoptees from Indiana’s...
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Adoption Records Bill Passes Senate 43-5

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                 CONTACT: Laura McCaffrey Bose Public Affairs Group 317-684-5486 lmccaffrey@bosepublicaffairs.com   Adoption Records Bill Passes Senate 43-5 INDIANAPOLIS (January 21, 2016) – Today, the Indiana State Senate signaled a clear message of support for Indiana’s adult adoptees by voting 43-5 in favor of Senate Bill 91, which if passed would give adult adoptees from Indiana’s “closed...
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Adoption Records Bill Passes 10-0 in Senate Judiciary Committee

CONTACT: Laura McCaffrey Bose Public Affairs Group 317-684-5486 lmccaffrey@bosepublicaffairs.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Adoption Records Bill Passes Unanimously in Senate Judiciary Committee INDIANAPOLIS (January 13, 2015) – Today, Indiana’s adult adoptees cleared a major hurdle in their quest to obtain sealed birth records. The Senate Judiciary Committee voted 10-0 in favor of Senate Bill 91, which if passed would give...
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Open Access to Adoptee Birth Records Passes Unanimously in Interim Study Committee

Contact: Laura McCaffrey Bose Public Affairs Group (o) 317-684-5486 (e) lmccaffrey@bosepublicaffairs.com  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Open Access to Adoptee Birth Records Passes Unanimously in Interim Study Committee INDIANAPOLIS, October 20, 2015— Adult adoptees from Indiana are now one step closer to accessing basic information about their identity. Today, the Interim Study Committee on Courts and the Judiciary voted unanimously 10 to...
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SB 352 Bill to Open Access to Birth Records for Adult Adoptees from Indiana’s Closed Records Period Stalls in House of Representatives Committee

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   SB 352 to Open Access to Birth Records for Adult Adoptees from Indiana’s Closed Records Period Stalls in House of Representatives Committee After 46 to 3 Affirmative Vote in Senate, Bill Won’t Make it To House Floor For Vote, Legislators Say   INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., April 3, 2015— Yesterday it was confirmed that bill SB 352 would...
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SB 352 Clears the Indiana State Senate with 46 Votes

Contact: Laura McCaffrey Bose Public Affairs Group (m) 317-684-5486 (e) lmccaffrey@bosepublicaffairs.com   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SB 352 Clears the Indiana State Senate with 46 Votes Adoption Rights Advocates Hail the Vote as a Historic Advance for Adoptees INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., January 22, 2015— The battle may be only halfway over, but adult adoptees from Indiana already feel they have won a...
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Indiana adoptees demand their birth records through new Indiana Senate Bill, and new advocacy group, HEAR

Contact: Laura McCaffrey, Bose Public Affairs Group (m) 317-684-5486/ (e) lmccaffrey@bosepublicaffairs.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., January 12, 2015—Imagine finding out you have a sister you never knew, who might have found you 20 years ago, if only she had the money to pay the $200 search fee to the agency that handled your adoption. Imagine finding out through a...
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