Does the father sign the birth certificate in Washington?

Answer In Washington State, both parents sign the certificate documenting the birth of a child. It is referred to as an Affidavit of Paternity. This document is later filed with the Washington State Depar... Read More »

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If the father did not sign the birth certificate and the mother gets married does she have to get concent from the father for her husband to adopt the child?

Can you sign the birth certificate if you are not the father?

Yes, but if the action is challenged by the biological father the BC and the custodial rights to the child can be altered.Technically some might view such an action as fraud. However, if it is done... Read More »

Does the father need to sign the birth certificate?

On One Hand: The Father is Not RequiredA father does not need to sign a birth certificate to validate it. In certain states, however, it is required that at least one parent sign the vital statisti... Read More »

How can a father sign the birth certificate?

Sexual Abuse.It is illegal and immoral. Children are vulnerable to adults and trust them for their well being.