Will The Father's Name Be Added To The Birth Certificate?
Yes, the father`s name will be added to the birth certificate if he is legally established as the child`s father by completing the acknowledgement form. In court proceedings, however, the court must order the father`s name to be added to the birth certificate.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
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