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Health and Safety Code - HSC

DIVISION 102. VITAL RECORDS AND HEALTH STATISTICS [102100 - 103925]

  ( Division 102 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. )

PART 1. VITAL RECORDS [102100 - 103800]

  ( Part 1 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. )

CHAPTER 5. Certificates of Birth Following Adoption, Legitimation, Court Determination of Parentage, and Acknowledgment [102625 - 102769]

  ( Heading of Chapter 5 amended by Stats. 2018, Ch. 876, Sec. 71. )

ARTICLE 3. Acknowledgement of Paternity [102750 - 102765]
  ( Article 3 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. )

102750.
  

Whenever the mother and father acknowledge paternity of a child by affidavit, and in the absence of conflicting information on the originally registered certificate of live birth, an application including the affidavits may be filed with the office of the State Registrar upon a form provided for that purpose.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1996.)

102755.
  

Upon receipt of the application and payment of the required fee, and in the absence of conflicting information on the originally registered certificate of live birth, the State Registrar shall review the application for acceptance for filing, and if accepted shall establish a new birth certificate for the child in the manner prescribed in Article 1 (commencing with Section 102625), if the original record of birth is on file in the office of the State Registrar.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1996.)

102760.
  

All records and information specified in this article, other than the newly issued birth certificate, shall be available only upon order of a court of record.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1996.)

102765.
  

The State Registrar shall furnish a certified copy of the new record of birth prepared under authority of this article to the registrant with additional cost.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 415, Sec. 4. Effective January 1, 1996.)

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