Change baby last name if father does not sign birth certificate?

Answer Even if he did, and the parents are not married, he has no legal say in the matter until ruled on by a court.

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If the father does not sign the birth certificate because the baby does not keep his last name does he still have the responsibility to pay child support?

Yes he does. The mother can request a court-ordered paternity test. If the test is positive then the court will issue a child support order and the father can request a visitation order as well.

How do you change baby last name if father has never signed birth certificate?

first of all you just need to walk or drive your butt down to the hospital (with the dad of course) force the dad to sign the paper and change the last name but it would probably be easier to take ... Read More »

Can a father sign for a daughter to get married if she has her mother's last name and he is not on the birth certificate?

AnswerNo. The father has never established his paternity. Therefore he has no legal parental rights of consent for anything regarding the young woman. She must get the consent of her mother.

When there is no father listed on birth certificate can a mother change the last name of her child to the step parents last name?