You are the father same last name signed birth certificate do i have to pay child support?
Yes, but if you're not married to her, you have no rights to the child. see link
Does a father have to pay child support even tho he is not the biological father and signed the birth certificate?
When he signed the birth certificate he became the father until/unless the courts rule otherwise. Read More
If you sign birth certificate do you have to pay child support if later you are found to not be the father?
No. However, if the alleged father has signed the birth certificate, he is acknowledging that the child is his. There are steps to take in order to be taken off of the birth certificate and relieved of the obligation of child support, including a paternity test and an amendment to the birth certificate. Read More
Can you get the father of your child for child support even though your husband signed the birth certificate?
Unlikely. Your husband is the legal father of the child. Read More
In the state of Mississippi can someone be made to pay child support on a child who is not really theirs even if they signed the birth certificate?
The man who signed the birth certificate is the child's legal father until/unless a court rules otherwise, and can be made to pay support. Read More
Not signing a birth certificate will not prevent a person from being required to pay child support. If the man is the father it is very likely that the court will require him to pay. Read More
You are on record as the father. Unless a paternity test can prove otherwise, you are liable for support unless you have custody and do it already. Read More
Can the father of a child be ordered to pay child support if another man's name is listed as father on the birth certificate?
Yes if, e.g., genetic testing establishes that someone other than the man who is listed on the birth certificate is the child's father. Also, in Illinois, the man who signed the birth certificate has 60 days to rescind his acknowledgment. Read More
Yes i never signed my sons Birth certificate and they take child support from me. Read More
By law, the "father" is the man who signed the birth certificate unless/until paternity is established in some other way. Read More
Does the birth mother have sole custody of her child if she is not married to its father but the father of the baby has signed the birth certificate?
If the father signed the birth certificate, then the mother will have to go to family court to obtain sole custody of the child, whether or not the case will be contested. Read More
What is the law on child support in Illinois if you signed the birth certificate and found to not be the father after a DNA test?
Take the DNA results to court and ask for an order declaring that you are not the father. Read More
Not if it's court ordered. If another man signed the birth certificate and the mother knew he was not the biological father she is guilty of fraud. The father can ask for a court ordered DNA test to prove he is the biological father and she can not refuse this. He can then proceed to get his name on the birth certificate and also get visitation, pay child support and petition for custody. Read More
The man who signed the birth certificate is the child's legal father unless/until the court rules otherwise. There is a time limit (in Illinois, 60 days) for the persons who signed the birth certificate to rescind their acknowledgments. Read More
If the mother is un-married, she has the right to name the child anything she wishes regardless of whether the father signed the birth certificate. Read More
If the father is unknown, you can't file for support. Read More
The biological father can legally have his name added to the birth certificate at any time, unless he has signed away parental rights and the other man has legally agreed to adopt the child. Regardless of whose name is on the birth certificate, the biological father is still required to make child support payments. Read More
If the parents were married at the time the child was conceived, yes. If the parents are unmarried and the father signed the birth certificate, yes. Read More
Yes, but in some States this must be done fairly soon after the birth certificate was signed. Read More
Can a father force an unwed mother to give her baby his name in NJ after the birth certificate is already signed and done?
By court order, he can, if he's under a child support order. Read More
Your son was boen in Germany on a military base the father and you are not married the father signed the birth certificate is that certificate leagal in the states?
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Yes..My husband has a court ordered child support and he is Not listed on the birth certificate of his Son. Read More
Yes and he still have to pay whether he signs the birth certificate or not. Read More
Can a mother have a minor child's last name changed on his birth certificate without the permission of the father if he signed the birth certificate?
Yes, but the father can motion the family court to stop the action, or have it changed back when he finds out. Read More
What is the law for a father who live across country and does not pay child support and the mother and father have never been married?
The laws will vary state to state, but if paternity has been established by DNA test or a signed birth certificate and the father is not paying child support, the mother can take him to court for payment. Read More
If the man signed the birth certificate knowing he was not the father he may be held responsible for providing child support until the child is eighteen in many states. If he did not sign the birth certificate it is unusual that he is paying child support. If he failed to request a DNA test at the appropriate time, again, he may have to keep paying. He needs to consult with an attorney who specializes… Read More
yes,i think your husband can adopt your child. Without notification, the father can challenge. The man need not have ever signed or seen the birth certificate to still be ordered to pay child support. Read More
Do you have to pay child support if your not the biological father but your the father on birth certificate?
Yes, unless you have proved to the court that you are not biologically the father. Read More
No, you put the father on the birth certificate! Then it wouldn't be a birth certificate! Read More
Does a father have to pay child support when the mother refuses to list him as father on the birth certificate?
Not really. It depends on the situation. Read More
If the husband is not the biological father of the baby but signs the birth certificate does he have to pay child support?
No. Read More
Unless you sue the real father, and make him cover the child support. Otherwise, yes, if it is on there you are legally the father. Read More
Can father get rights if he has never seen child or signed birth certificate if a DNA test in established?
Yes, a father does have the right to have access to his children. Read More
Can a mother ask for a child support from a father who is not on birth certificate but is proven to be the real father?
If there are DNA result proving him to be the biological father, yes she can. Read More
The father can file for this change. Read More
If you sign a birth certificate do you have to pay child support if later you are found to not be the father?
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This will require a trip to the DNA lab and then a trip to court for an order. Read More
How do you go about adopting your girlfriend's children if the father's name is not on the birth certificates?
If the fathers name is not on the birth certificate but he has been named for child support you will never be able to without his concent. You do not have to be on the birth certificate if she went to the courts and named him as the father. the birth certificate is only good if she never filed for child support and he has never paid. Read More
Yes. Paternity must be established before support is ordered. Read More
Of course, this is the case if the bio father dies before the birth of the child. The only father at the time of birth is the biological father. You cannot adopt a baby before birth - so the adoptive father signing a birth certificate, at birth, is probably not binding. And the bio father, if he is aware he is a father, must sign adoption papers. The biological father has rights under most circumstances… Read More
If father is not allowed to be there when baby is born and does not sign birth certificate does he have to pay child support?
Yes, he is the father and his responsibility to pay for his child. Read More
Yes, the birth certificate will not give him custody. The father have to prove paternity in court with a DNA test and he can then petition for visitation or custody. Then he can also pay child support. Read More
Would your child's father who is not on the birth certificate have pay child support if he is in CA?
Yes, if/when paternity is established. Read More
Yes, if by DNA you are determined to be the biological father. Read More
No, single father have no assumed rights by default until otherwise designated by court order. see link Read More
The biological father does have parental rights but he have to petition the court for visitation rights and custody. Read More
You will have to file with the original court to have the child support order lifted in light of the new evidence. In some states however if you were married and or signed the birth certificate you are legally responsible for the child regardless of biological relationship. Read More
The birth certificate was signed by another man in the first years of birth can another man be held responsible for that child?
Yes, there's a 30% rate of paternity fraud where a mother gets a man whose not the father to sign the birth certificate. Read More
What if the father's name is different and not the biological father's name on the birth certificate?
Only the biological father is allowed to sign it unless the child is adopted and it has been changed by the new parents. if the mother believed another man was the father and he signed, the biological father has to leave a DNA test to prove paternity and then petition the court to have the birth certificate changed. If the mother knew the man who signed was not the father she committed fraud. Read More
If the birth father signs the birth certificate will he be forced to pay child support from previous children?
Only if his paternity of the previous children is established. Read More