I thank the state for re-opening the comment process on this important issue, one about which I was not aware the first time around. A lot goes on in the state bureaucracy that the vast majority of citizens don't know much about. I appreciate the opportunity to be heard this time.
I strongly support the re-insertion of language that would prohibit discrimination in the adoption process based on
I wish in particular to oppose the comment submitted by Jeff Caruso, Executive Director of the Virginia Catholic Conference, submitted on 9/12/11. In it, Mr. Caruso states: "Many licensed child-placing agencies, including those of
Thank you again for the opportunity to speak up on behalf of many Virginians who might otherwise be denied the right to take in some of our neediest children.