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what is the procedure if you want to change your childs last name? the father did not sign the birth certificate.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:53 PM on Jun. 24, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I think it means filing court documents and legally changing the child's name. It will cost you.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 1:55 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • HOw do you want to change it? The baby's last name should be your maiden name right? Are you wanting your child to have your husband's last name? Your husband would have to adopt the child and the parental rights of BF would have to be terminated, talk to an attorney. Are you wanting the child to have the father's last name? Talk to an attorney.
    matthewscandi

    Answer by matthewscandi at 1:57 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • go see an attorney, there is a ton of legalc stuff you need to do
    kjbennett26

    Answer by kjbennett26 at 2:01 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

  • Contact your local court office to find out.
    Happypancake

    Answer by Happypancake at 2:37 PM on Jun. 24, 2010

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