SB 1476 (2011) -  Paternity of a Child

by Flores
Requires that an unmarried biological father be individually notified of the filing of a dependency petition under certain circumstances. Provides that notice of the petition for dependency is not required if the unmarried biological father signs an affidavit of nonpaternity or consents to termination of his parental rights. Requires the notice to specifically warn the unmarried biological father that, if he fails to initiate specified activities, he will be precluded from contesting the petition for dependency, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2011
Last Event: 05/07/11 S Died in Judiciary on Saturday, May 7, 2011 3:35 AM

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  • Judiciary
  • Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
  • Rules

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Judiciary Time: 05/07/2011 - 3:35 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 05/07/2011 - 12:01 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 168 Time: 03/10/2011 - 8:20 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Judiciary; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules -SJ 168 Time: 03/09/2011 - 1:33 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 03/01/2011 - 1:48 PM Member: Committee: Version: __