Florida

Accepts / Does NOT Accept CA Judgment

Does NOT Accept

Pre Birth / Post Birth

Pre-Birth

Married Hetero Couple

Unmarried Hetero Couple

Married
Same-Sex
Couple

Unmarried Same-Sex Couple

Single Parent

One Bio Connection

✓ (pre-planned adoption)

✓ (pre-planned adoption)

✓ (pre-planned adoption)

Two Bio Connections

✓ (pre-planned adoption)

N/A

N/A

N/A

No Bio Connections

✓* (confirm all no bio connection scenarios with Stan!)

✓* (pre-planned adoption)(confirm all no bio connection scenarios with Stan!)

✓*(confirm all no bio connection scenarios with Stan!)

✓* (pre-planned adoption)(confirm all no bio connection scenarios with Stan!)

✓* (pre-planned adoption)(confirm all no bio connection scenarios with Stan!)

State Law Governing Gestational Surrogacy

Gestational surrogacy for married couples is governed and permitted by Ch.742.15 FL Stat., although other intended parents are able to pursue gestational surrogacy through other legal avenues.

Vital Records Information

Will not accept CA PBO; requires that CA court order be domesticated and meet ALL FL statutory requirements

Local Counsel

Stan Brenner: [email protected]