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    Ohio Birth Certificate After Foreign Adoption

    Criteria for Ohio Birth Certificate After a Foreign Adoption
    • Parent(s) who adopted a child in a foreign country request the Court to issue an Order for an Ohio birth record (IR3 Visa)
    • Original foreign adoption decree or certificate of adoption, foreign birth record and any other documents relative to the adoption along with CERTIFIED TRANSLATIONS must be submitted to the Court for authentication and will be returned
    • Passports (parent(s) and child)
    • Certified marriage certificate
    • Certified Copies of Divorce Decrees of Petitioners
    • Copy of Home Study  
     
    Forms Required
    • Request for Foreign Birth Record
    • Certificate of Adoption
    Note
    • Please check with the Court or Vital Statistics-Ohio for the current fees for an Ohio Birth Certificate
     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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    FUTURE COURT CLOSINGS IN 2014:
    November 11, Veteran's Day

    November 27, Thanksgiving Day

    November 28, Day after Thanksgiving Day

    December 10, Court closes at 11:30 a.m. for Staff Development

    December 19, Court closed from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. for a Staff Meeting

    December 25, Christmas Day

    December 26, Day After Christmas