Surrogacy Laws in Washington D.C.
- Is Washington D.C. 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 Washington D.C. Surrogacy Law
The District of Columbia by statute permits compensated gestational surrogacy and recognizes Gestational Carrier Contracts. Intended parents of all family types, regardless if there is a genetic connection or not, are able to obtain a birth order recognizing their legal parentage of their child/ren.