| South Dakota |
There were no cases in law of South Dakota either reported or published dealing with the problem of surrogacy.
Surrogacy agreements are given a legal reason in Tennessee law, but it claims neither to support nor to ban them. Although, state law determines a “surrogate birth” to happen only in case of gestational surrogacy.
Texas law permits surrogacy contracts for heterosexual couples.
Utah law admits that surrogacy agreements are unacceptable
Surrogacy contracts are allowed to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals and couples in Vermont, but it is not completely certain.
Virginia law allows uncompensated surrogacy agreements, but it is prohibited to same-sex couples to take part in these contracts.
Washington permits free of charge surrogacy agreements when the intended parents cover only medical and legal expenses of the surrogate mother.
West Virginia doesn’t have any laws that directly deal with the validity of surrogacy agreements.
Wisconsin doesn’t have any laws that directly deal with the validity of surrogacy agreements.
There were no cases in law of Wyoming either reported or published dealing with the problem of surrogacy.