Surrogacy Laws in Nebraska
- Is Nebraska a surrogate friendly state: No, Nebraska is not a surrogacy friendly state to compensated surrogacy. However, it does allow compassionate surrogacy.
- Can Parent(s) obtain a birth order without an adoption: Genetic parents can obtain parentage only after birth. Non-genetic parents would need to complete a second parent adoption.
- Can birth order be obtained without a genetic connection to Child: No.
Summary of Nebraska Surrogacy Law
The Nebraska statute holds compensated surrogacy arrangements unenforceable. Compassionate surrogacy is allowed. Nebraska allows parentage of biological mother and father to be established post-birth by notarized affidavits of maternity. In such cases the biological mother’s spouse is the presumed legal other parent of the child.