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REVOCATION OF PATERNITY ACT

Act 159 of 2012

AN ACT to provide procedures to determine the paternity of children in certain circumstances; to allow acknowledgments, determinations, and judgments relating to paternity to be set aside in certain circumstances; to provide for the powers and duties of certain state and local governmental officers and entities; and to provide remedies.


History: 2012, Act 159, Imd. Eff. June 12, 2012


© 2009 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 722.1431SectionShort title.
Section 722.1433SectionDefinitions.
Section 722.1435SectionApplicability of sections to certain actions.
Section 722.1437SectionAction for revocation of acknowledgment of paternity; filing; affidavit; order for blood or tissue typing or DNA identification profiling; forwarding copy of order to state registrar; vacating acknowledgment of parentage; amending birth certificate; representation by attorney not required.
Section 722.1439SectionMotion to set aside determination.
Section 722.1441SectionDetermination that child born out of wedlock.
Section 722.1443SectionCourt action.
Section 722.1445SectionDetermination of paternity.