How to Add a Father to a Birth Certificate in Texas?

Answer In order to add a father to a birth certificate, a request must be filed with the Texas Vital Statistics Department. Texas Vital Statistics requires supporting documentation before an amended birth... Read More »

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How to Get a Birth Certificate Without a Father in Texas?

In the state of Texas, you can apply for your own birth certificate or an immediate family member's birth certificate as long as you have proper identification, provide complete birth record inform... Read More »

Can a stepparent be listed on a birth certificate if the father section is blank and the stepfather is not his biological father?

Does the father have to be there at birth for his name to be on the birth certificate?

No. The parents supply the information that will comprise the birth record. The father can sign it even if he wasn't present at the birth.

Can the birth father later reverse the adoption of your son if he is not on the birth certificate?