Can a women establish mother-child relationship by adoption?

Full Question:

My boyfriend and I broke up and I stay alone now. I am planning to adopt a child. Can one establish mother-child relationship through adoption? I am a resident of Wyoming.
01/18/2017   |   Category: Paternity ยป Parental Rig...   |   State: Wyoming   |   #30479


In Wyoming, a woman adopting a child may establish mother child relationship between the woman and the child. The relevant statutory provision in this regard is stated below.
Wyo. Stat. § 14-2-501 reads:

“(a) The mother-child relationship is established between a woman and a child by:

     (iii) Adoption of the child by the woman.”