Can same sex couples adopt in Texas?
There is no explicit prohibition on same sex couples adopting in Texas, but most LGBT families do a single parent adoption in Texas. Texas law allows an adult to petition to adopt (sexual orientation is not mentioned).
The laws in every state are frequently changing. For the most up to date information please check the Human Rights Campaign web site at http://www.hrc.org
For specific information on Texas law see this link on the Human Rights Campaign web site: