It depends on what you want to do. If you don't mind about the father rarely visiting, then there are no steps to be taken. It really is a matter on what you want to do about the father rarely visiting his child.
If you have custody and the father keeps the child with him without your permission you can call the police for kidnapping.
No. The father has no parental rights until the child is born.No. The father has no parental rights until the child is born.No. The father has no parental rights until the child is born.No. The father has no parental rights until the child is born.
No, the mother and father of the child both have to agree whether to hand over a child
In the United States the father has no rights until the child is born.
A biological father has the right to sue for sole custody, shared custody, or visiting rights to the child; even if he was never married to the mother. He may have to have genetic testing done to prove he is the father if this is at issue.
He is still the father with/without child support and has rights. Take him to court to get the child support and make arrangements for your move to a different state.
No, if what is meant is, can a biological mother of a child give custodial rights to her mother without the necessity of court procedure and/or the agreement of the biological father.
Then you have no rights to that child.
only if the child's father is a rapist or abductive
Laws vary from state to state, but in most cases a person can only sign off rights to a child if antoher party, for example a step father was willing to adopt.