Discriminatory amendments are intentional and planned, and our focus is, has, and will always be equality for all Texas adult adopted people.
Contact committee members today to request that they do not consider the substitute bill for HB2725 and to reject discriminatory amendments.
HB2725, as written and introduced in Texas, is dead. Some people won’t tell you that. We will.
The House Public Health Commmittee, chaired by Rep. Senfronia Thompson, will hold a hearing this week on HB2725, the adoptee rights bill authored by Rep. Gina Callani and supported already by more than 26 other representatives. Here’s more info about the hearing and what you can do.
It is critical to understand Texas legislative history on the how, why, and when of sealed original birth certificates in the Lone Star State.