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2017 Minnesota Statutes Index (topics)

PATERNITY

See also ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION; CHILD SUPPORT; CHILDREN; CHILDREN BORN OUT OF WEDLOCK

Acknowledgments, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55

Appeals, free transcripts, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.69

Blood tests

Additional tests, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.62

Admissible evidence, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.62

Costs, payment, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.69, 2017 257.75

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55

Independent tests, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.62

Negative test results, nonexistence of father-child relationship, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.75

Positive test results, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.62

Pretrial recommendation, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.64

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.62

Test results, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.62

Child support proceedings, parentage determinations, Minn. Statutes 2017 518C.316, 2017 518C.401, 2017 518C.402

Children, identity of alleged father, petitions, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.64

Declaration of parentage, effect, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.34

Desertion, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.31

Establishment of

Access to records, Minn. Statutes 2017 256.978

Children in need of protection or services, Minn. Statutes 2017 260C.150

Federal incentives, Minn. Statutes 2017 256.979

Leaving state to evade establishment, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.31

Medical assistance recipients, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 256B.056

Minnesota family investment program (MFIP), Minn. Statutes 2017 256J.24

Public assistance recipients or applicants, Minn. Statutes 2017 256.741

Public information and education programs, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.75

Evidence

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.63

Presumption, evidence required for rebuttal, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.70

Genetic tests

Children in need of protection or services, Minn. Statutes 2017 260C.150

Costs, payment, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.69, 2017 257.75

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.62

Negative test results, nonexistence of father-child relationship, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.75

Pretrial recommendations, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.64

Hearings

Data, classification, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.70

Nonappearance of father, effect, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.651

Judgments

Compromise agreements, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.64

Default judgments, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.651

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.66, 2017 257.67

Modification or revocation, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.68

Unpaid child support, Minn. Statutes 2017 548.091

Jurisdiction

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.59

Ramsey County family court, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 484.64

Lawsuits

After birth, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57

Appeals, transcripts, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.69

Attorneys, rights to, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.69

Before birth, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57

Civil procedures, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.65

Commencement following fathers' adoption registry notice, Minn. Statutes 2017 259.52

County attorneys, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.69, 2017 393.11

Evidence, rebuttal of presumption, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55

Existence of father-child relationship, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55, 2017 257.57

Joining with other suits, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.59

Jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.59, 2017 484.64

Minor signatories, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57

Nonexistence of father-child relationship, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55, 2017 257.57

Parties, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57, 2017 257.60

Presumption, rebuttal, evidence required, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55

Pretrial proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.61

Service of process, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57, 2017 543.20

Statutes of limitations, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.58

Testimony, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.63, 2017 257.65

Time, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57, 2017 257.75

Venue, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.59

Who may bring, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57

Leaving the state to evade establishment of, Minn. Statutes 2017 609.31

Orders

Alleged father, identity, confidentiality, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.64

Blood and genetic tests, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.75

Enforcement, generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.67

Nonappearance, effect, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.651

Recognition of parentage, effect, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.75

Parties to suits, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.69

Presumptions

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55

Multiple recognitions of parentage, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.75

Rebuttal, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55, 2017 257.57

Recognition of parentage, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55, 2017 257.75

Pretrial hearings, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.64

Putative fathers, see under PARENTS

Ramsey County, family court, duties, Minn. Statutes 2017 484.64

Recognition of parentage

Children born out of wedlock, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.541

Data, access, Minn. Statutes 2017 144.225

Father's name, entering on birth certificate, Minn. Statutes 2017 144.215

Foreign states, effect, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.67

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.75

Minor parents, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55, 2017 257.57

Presumption of paternity, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55, 2017 257.75

Recognition of another man as biological father, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.55

Replacement birth records, issuance, Minn. Statutes 2017 144.218

Records and record keeping, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.70

Statutes of limitations, father and child relationship, Minn. Statutes 2017 257.57