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Answered 2011-05-10 21:41:43

In general, parental rights are terminated either preparatory to an adoption, or after a trial in which it is determined that the parent is unfit. In any case, termination of parental rights does not, in itself, terminate child support.

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Can adopted father relinquish parental rights in Texas?

With the court's approval and significant demonstrative evidence.

How can i relinquish my father rights and be able to see my children who are out of state?

If you relinquish your rights you are not entitled to visitation.

How can a mother get the father to relinquish his rights to his children?

There isn't really a way to force a father to relinquish his rights to his children. A mother can try to talk him into it, but whether or not it works is up to him.

In the state of North Carolina can a father relinquish his rights and not pay child support?

Relinquish his rights, yes; however, doing so will not terminate his child support obligation.

Montana relinquish parental rights?

My question is what forms can i get online for a father to sign over his parental rights.

Can the father relinquish parental rights and not pay child support?

You can relinquish parental rights, but it does not absolve you of paying child support. When you relinquish your rights as a father, you are still a parent under the eyes of the law. You may also want to consider who's best being served by you removing yourself from your child's life just so as not to have to help raise him or her.

Can you get a father to relinquish his parental rights without having to go to court?

No. The courts must order this, even if the father consents.

In the state of California can a father relinquish parental rights?

Not without approval of the courts. see links

Can the father relinquish his rights and not pay child support if the mother do not want him to?

Normally you would not be allowed to relinquish your rights just to avoid paying support, but, you are allowed to do so if the mother doesn't want the support money.

Can a paternal father sign over his rights without a DNA test or going to court?

Yes. If he is not on the birth certificate and is willing to do so. He can sign an affidavit basically saying he does not know and does not care to know whether or not he is the father. That affidavit will relinquish all rights. That is in Texas. I don't know about elsewhere.

Does the parent who relinquished his parental rights have to pay child support in Texas?

In this case even if both have agreed that the husband would relinquish his parental rights , then there is no need to support the child even in texas.

In Texas would a step-dad get custody of a minor child if the mom died and the biological father has never been a part of the child's life?

The step father would have to adopt the child. For this to happen, the biological father would have to relinquish all rights through the court system.

How does my child's father sign over his rights.?

To legally relinquish his parental rights he would need to file a Termination of Parental Rights petition in the state court in the county in which the child resides.

If mother takes parental rights from the father dose he still have to pay child support?

One parent can not take the other parents rights away. The parent has to relinquish their own rights.

Can a father in Texas relinguish parental rights to a child in California?

Yes, but that does not relinquish the obligation to pay child support. All it does is relinquish your right to see your child and have any type of decision making power in their lives. If the child is placed for adoption or your ex marries and their spouse adopts you child, your support obligation will end.

Can a father relinquish rights to more than one child?

Any such action has to be approved by the courts. see related link below

In the state of Louisiana can the father give up his rights to a child even if the mother is single?

Relinquish his rights, yes; however, doing so will not terminate his child support obligation.

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