Gestational And Genetic Surrogacy Agreements
Concerning the protection of parties through the enforcement of proper surrogacy agreements.
2020 Regular Session
Children & Domestic Matters
Courts & Judicial
The bill repeals a section on assisted reproduction of the "Uniform Parentage Act" and replaces it with a new "Colorado Surrogacy Agreement Act" (act). The act:
- Establishes eligibility requirements for entering into surrogacy agreements (agreements) and required elements of the agreements;
- Contains provisions governing the termination of agreements and the effect of a death or a change in marital status of any of the parties to such agreements;
- Authorizes court orders recognizing and enforcing agreements; and
- Specifies the duties of persons under the agreements.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)