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609.31 LEAVING THE STATE TO EVADE ESTABLISHMENT OF PATERNITY.
Whoever with intent to evade proceedings to establish his paternity leaves the state knowing
that a woman with whom he has had sexual intercourse is pregnant or has given birth within the
previous 60 days to a living child may be sentenced to imprisonment for not more than two years
or to payment of a fine of not more than $4,000, or both.
History: 1967 c 507 s 8; 1984 c 628 art 3 s 11