Surrogacy Laws in Maryland
- Is Maryland a surrogate friendly state: Yes.
- Can Parent(s) obtain a birth order without an adoption: Yes.
- Can birth order be obtained without a genetic connection to Child: Yes.
Summary of Maryland Surrogacy Law
There are no laws regarding surrogacy in MD, yet. Surrogacy has been allowed via case law. Also, under Md. Code, Fam. Law § 5-1001, the definition of a father or mother does not include a gamete donor.