New York

Accepts / Does NOT Accept CA Judgment

Unknown current thought is that if accepted, would need to meet NY requirements.

*Currently Assuming No Out of State Judgment Acceptance*

Married Hetero Couple

Unmarried Hetero Couple

Married
Same-Sex
Couple

Unmarried Same-Sex Couple

Single Parent

One Bio Connection


Two Bio Connections

N/A

N/A

N/A

No Bio Connections

Pre Birth / Post Birth

Pre-Birth

State Law Governing Gestational Surrogacy

Married Hetero Couple

Unmarried Hetero Couple

Married
Same-Sex
Couple

Unmarried Same-Sex Couple

Single Parent

One Bio Connection

Two Bio Connections

N/A

N/A

N/A

No Bio Connections

Gestational surrogacy is governed and permitted by the Child Parent Security Act (effective February 15, 2021), a comprehensive statutory framework which also imposes many stringent requirements, including that the IPs be NY residents.

Vital Records Information

Local Counsel

Denise Seidelman and Nina Rumbold
914.779.1050