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Rescinding a Voluntary Acknowledgement of Paternity (VAP)
Rescinding a Voluntary Acknowledgement of Paternity (VAP) is the process through which a previously signed VAP is declared null and void.A VAP can ONLY be rescinded within 60 days of its being signed, OR 60 days after a different court case concerning the child has started, such as child support, allocation of parental responsibilities (custody), o
A Voluntary Acknowledgement of Parentage (VAP) is a legally-binding document that establishes one's legal parentage for a child.If you are present with the biological mother at the hospital when a child is born, and the two of you are not married, you will generally be given the option of signing a VAP. You may also request to sign a VAP for a chil
A child's legal parent possesses unique rights and responsibilities. For example, only the legal parent of a child can be required to make or receive payments for a child support order. Being the child's legal parent means one's parentage (paternity) has been legally established.Unless you're the child's biological mother, having your name on a chi
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