How do you adopt your domestic partner's child?

Second Parent adoption within same-sex couples varies by state. If it is legal in your state, you would simply file a petition to adopt.

As of 2014, adoption of a domestic partner's child is banned in:
Kansas
Kentucky
Nebraska
Ohio

If you live in one of the following states, it is banned in most areas:
Alabama
Louisiana
Texas
Second Parent adoption within same-sex couples varies by state. If it is legal in your state, you would simply file a petition to adopt.

As of 2014, adoption of a domestic partner's child is banned in:
Kansas
Kentucky
Nebraska
Ohio

If you live in one of the following states, it is banned in most areas:
Alabama
Louisiana
Texas