Main Content Act 305 of 1996 friendly link Printer Friendly bills affecting index and updates Search within this Statute for ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF PARENTAGE ACTAct 305 of 1996AN ACT to prescribe procedures for and the contents of acknowledgments of parentage; to state the effects of those acknowledgments; to provide procedures and criteria for revoking acknowledgments; and to prescribe powers and duties of certain state officers and employees. History: 1996, Act 305, Eff. June 1, 1997 © 2017 Legislative Council, State of MichiganThe People of the State of Michigan enact: DocumentTypeDescription Section 722.1001SectionShort title. Section 722.1002SectionDefinitions. Section 722.1003SectionAcknowledgment of parentage; form; validity; signatures; witness; copy. Section 722.1004SectionAcknowledgment as basis for court ordered child support, custody, or parenting time; relationship and status of child. Section 722.1005SectionAcknowledgment of parentage; filing with state registrar; review; maintenance as permanent record; procedures and payment for issuance; basis for preparation of new birth certificate. Section 722.1006SectionGrant of initial custody. Section 722.1007SectionNotices. Section 722.1008SectionAcknowledgment of parentage; preparation or approval of form; availability to public. Section 722.1009SectionAppointment of next friend or guardian ad litem; effect of signing by minor parent. Section 722.1010SectionConsent to court jurisdiction. Section 722.1011SectionRepealed. 2012, Act 161, Imd. Eff. June 12, 2012. Section 722.1012SectionValidity of prior acknowledgment. Section 722.1013SectionEffective date.