Birth Certificate

Discussion in 'Same Sex Parenting' started by Lesbianmoms, Dec 23, 2019.

  1. Lesbianmoms

    Lesbianmoms New Member

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    Hello everyone! My wife and I are new here and we’re soon to be mommies in March. We’re from Louisiana. We’ve done quite a bit of research but still haven’t had any luck getting information or answers to the birth certificate question.

    anyone have any experience in getting both names on their baby(s) birth certificate?
     
  2. Bevziibubble

    Bevziibubble Well-Known Member
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    Hi and welcome to BabyandBump :)

    I hope you get some answers soon :)
     
  3. jsquared

    jsquared Well-Known Member

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    Yes. You are married, you are legally entitled to put both of your names on the birth certificate. We’ve done it twice now, in Texas. I do think the first time, we told the records office at the hospital before delivery date—I didn’t want any drama the day of. It was no big deal. Congratulations!!
     

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