Sec. 14. If a paternity affidavit executed under section 2.1 of this chapter is filed with a local health officer, the local health officer shall do the following:

(1) Correct the local record of birth by adding the name of the father to the certificate of birth.

Terms Used In Indiana Code 16-37-2-14

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
(2) File a copy of the affidavit with the report required by IC 16-37-1-6.

[Pre-1993 Recodification Citation: 16-1-16-16(b).]

As added by P.L.2-1993, SEC.20. Amended by P.L.46-1995, SEC.67; P.L.133-1995, SEC.18.