What are all the requirements to being a surrogate mother?

In order to be a surrogate mother (and go through and agency) you are required to have a physical and psychological exam. Both of these need to prove that there is no risk to your or the baby if you were to becom pregnant. The psychological exam is to prove that you are emotionally prepared to hand the child over to it's parents at the time of the delivery.

Diferent states have different laws. In some states it is not legal to be a surrogate mother unless you are a "compassionate surrogate mother" in which case you will receive no money for your role in carrying and delivering the child.