Gestational Surrogacy is generally permitted in South Carolina. There are no statutes or
published case law that specifically permits or prohibits surrogacy. Mid-South Ins. Co. v.
Doe, 274 F. Supp.2d 757 (2003), implies that Gestational Surrogacy Agreements are valid in
Pre-Birth Orders can be obtained by most Intended Parents, whether married or unmarried,
and even if neither Intended Parent is genetically related to the child. Results may by county
and judge regarding Pre-Birth Petitions filed by same-sex couples.
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