Can original birth certificate be altered?

Answer Yes, if the biological grandparents fail to have an approved home study for any reason, the foster parents would be given preference.

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Can the Birth Certificate of an Adopted Child be changed legally from the original Birth Date?

While it is possible to change a child's birth date, it requires proof of some kind. Frequently this happens with kids adopted from overseas, whose actual birth dates are not known. A "best guess" ... Read More »

How do I get an original adoption birth certificate?

Find the Adoptive StateFind the state the child was adopted in. Note that 26 states are closed adoption states, meaning you cannot obtain the original birth certificate without a court order. Howev... Read More »

How do I apply for an original birth certificate?

Immediately Following BirthComplete the initial birth certificate application in the hospital or center where the birth occurred, immediately following the event. The application will be provided b... Read More »

Can a original birth certificate be changed?

(This answer only pertains to the United States.)For non-adopted people, the answer is NO, the original birth certificate cannot be changed.However, in cases of adoption, original birth certificate... Read More »