2016 New York Laws
DOM - Domestic Relations
Article 5 - (Domestic Relations) The Custody and Wages of Children
73 - Legitimacy of children born by artificial insemination.

NY Dom Rel L § 73 (2016) What's This?

73. Legitimacy of children born by artificial insemination. 1. Any child born to a married woman by means of artificial insemination performed by persons duly authorized to practice medicine and with the consent in writing of the woman and her husband, shall be deemed the legitimate, birth child of the husband and his wife for all purposes.

2. The aforesaid written consent shall be executed and acknowledged by both the husband and wife and the physician who performs the technique shall certify that he had rendered the service.


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