2018 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 9 - Civil Code-Ancillaries
RS 9:405 - Legal effect of acknowledgment

Universal Citation: LA Rev Stat § 9:405 (2018)

§405. Legal effect of acknowledgment

In child support, custody, and visitation cases, the acknowledgment of paternity by authentic act is deemed to be a legal finding of paternity and is sufficient to establish an obligation to support the child and to establish visitation without the necessity of obtaining a judgment of paternity.

Acts 2006, No. 344, §4, eff. June 13, 2006.

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