GLAD is working throughout New England to update state laws to affirm and protect contemporary families.
In 2021, GLAD is working with families and other community organizations to pass the Connecticut Parentage Act. Share your story and join us to get the Connecticut Parentage Act passed. Learn more about the CPA and We CARE.
This year, GLAD along with partners is building support for the MA Confirmatory Adoption bill. This legislation will streamline second parent adoption in the Commonwealth.
In 2016, the Maine Parentage Act went into effect, becoming the first New England state to sign legislation into law modeled on the Uniform Parentage Act.
In 2020, New Hampshire passed important updates to parentage laws. Learn more about this critical legislation here.