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2013 House Bill 4927: Let adoption agencies refuse adoptions that violate moral convictions
  1. Introduced by Rep. Andrea LaFontaine (R) on August 28, 2013, to specify in statute that a “child placing agency” (private adoption agency) is not required to assist or participate in an adoption that violates its written religious or moral convictions, including adoptions of a child by a homosexual.
    • Referred to the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee on August 28, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on September 25, 2013, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-4) be adopted and that the bill then pass.