Assemblymember Talamantes Eggman: Modernizing Birth Certificates

Monday, April 14, 2014

(Sacramento) – Assemblymember Susan Talamantes Eggman (D-Stockton) joined other lawmakers for a state capitol news conference recently to highlight legislation by Assemblymember Jimmy Gomez (D-Los Angeles) which would bring the state's birth certificates in line with today's California families. Assembly Bill 1951 would modernize California's birth certificate system by ensuring LGBT parents can accurately record their relationships to their children.. Assemblymember Eggman said, "We've come a long way, especially in California, on determining and establishing and recognizing LGBT rights."