2020 Tennessee Code
Title 36 - Domestic Relations
Chapter 2 - Parentage
Part 3 - Parentage and Legitimation
§ 36-2-303. Custody With Mother Absent an Order of Custody

Universal Citation: TN Code § 36-2-303 (2020)

Absent an order of custody to the contrary, custody of a child born out of wedlock is with the mother.

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