2020 Georgia Code
Title 19 - Domestic Relations
Chapter 7 - Parent and Child Relationship Generally

Cross references.

- Proceeding against parents for failure to cooperate in educational programs; penalty, ยง 20-2- 766.1.

Law reviews.

- For article surveying Georgia cases dealing with domestic relations from June 1977 through May 1978, see 30 Mercer L. Rev. 59 (1978). For article surveying legislative and judicial developments in Georgia's divorce, alimony, and child custody laws for 1978-79, see 31 Mercer L. Rev. 75 (1979). For annual survey article on domestic relations, see 50 Mercer L. Rev. 217 (1998). For note, "Mandatory Child Abuse Reporting Laws in Georgia: Strengthening Protection for Georgia's Children," see 31 Ga. St. U.L. Rev. 643 (2015).


Relinquishment of Parental Claim to Child - Adoption Proceedings, 10 POF2d 635.

Husband's Sterility as Rebutting Presumption of Legitimacy, 14 POF2d 409.

Legitimation of Child by Father Seeking Custody of Child, 14 POF2d 727.

Defense of Paternity Charges, 19 POF2d 1.

Blood Typing, 40 POF2d 1.

Grounds for Termination of Parental Rights, 32 POF3d 83.

Proof of Criminal Identity of Paternity Through Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Testing, 36 POF3d 1.

Custody and Visitation of Children by Gay and Lesbian Parents, 64 POF3d 403.


- Standing of foster parent to seek termination of rights of foster child's natural parents, 21 A.L.R.4th 535.

Validity of parental responsibility statutes and ordinances holding parents liable for criminal acts of their children, 74 A.L.R.6th 181.

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