Paternity

The information and form(s) on this page provide a very basic overview of Louisiana law concerning paternity and are provided to inform and provide general information, not to advise. If you have a specific legal problem, you should not try to apply or interpret the law without the aid of an attorney who knows the facts. There are times when certain facts may change the application of the law.

 

ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF PATERNITY/REVOKE ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF PATERNITY FORMS (WITHIN 60 DAYS):

 

The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals maintains a website with forms and instructions to acknowledge paternity or revoke an acknowledgment of paternity within 60 days.  See www.dhh.louisiana.gov/Center of State Registrar & Vital Records/Paternity Information.

 

PATERNITY IN NON-SUPPORT MATTERS:

 

See "Non-support", here".

 

 

St. Tammany Parish

Justice Center

22nd Judicial District Court

701 N Columbia Street

Covington, LA 70433

(985) 809-5300

Washington Parish Courthouse

22nd Judicial District Court

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Franklinton, LA 70438

(985) 809-5300

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