Summer Lovin' Series #2: Who fills out the Birth Certificate when parents are not married?
Signing a Voluntary Acknowledgement has significant legal ramifications. Even if a father is not the biological father, signing the Voluntary Acknowledgement could make him the legal father, with both the rights and obligations of being the father. (see this previous related post: Could I be Forced to Pay Child Support for someone else's Child?)
For more information visit our webpage devoted specifically to information for unmarried parents.