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Family Member as Your Surrogate: What You Need to Know in Pennsylvania

January 21, 2019

Many prospective parents have wondered if a family member can be a surrogate in Pennsylvania. The answer: Yes! The benefits of a family member becoming your surrogate are that you have a closer relationship to the surrogate than you would with a stranger, and the possible complicated legal ramifications are reduced, potentially mitigating the cost …

US Surrogacy Laws: Is Surrogacy Legal in Every State?

December 19, 2018

US surrogacy laws vary from state to state. In some states, such as New Jersey, gestational surrogacy is explicitly permitted under New Jersey’s statutory laws (see the New Jersey Gestational Carrier Agreement Act of 2018). Conversely, the surrogacy laws of other states expressly forbid the practice of surrogacy. In Arizona, for example, a state statute …

Is Surrogacy Legal in Every State?

December 14, 2018

When you are unable to have children on your own, whether that be because you are a single parent, part of an LGBT couple, having fertility issues, or for some other reason, you may be looking into alternative reproduction options in order to grow your family. However, depending on what state you live in, surrogacy …