This bill will create protections for everyone using surrogacy by putting into law the process that has worked in South Dakota for over 30 years workout one legal issue.
Surrogacy is an option to grow families. We need to protect the child, surrogate and intended parents by creating laws that govern the process.
Senators Greenfield (Brock) (prime), Diedrich, Foster, Heinert, Nesiba, Otten (Herman), Rohl, Smith (VJ), Symens, Tobin, and Zikmund and Representatives Davis (prime), Bartels, Bordeaux, Duba, Finck, Greenfield (Lana), Healy, Keintz, Lesmeister, Olson, Pourier, Rehfeldt, and St. John
Link to the Bill 137: https://sdlegislature.gov/Session/Bill/22999
Current Status: SB137 will be heard in the Senate Judiciary Committee Meeting on Tuesday, February 8th at 8:00am by Diedrich, Michael (R); Duhamel, Helene (R); Johns, Timothy (R); Rohl, Michael (R); Rusch, Arthur (R); Stalzer, Jim (R); Wheeler, David (R)
Action Needed: Contact Senate Judiciary Committee members listed below and ask them to Support Bill 137