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Chapter 26.26 RCW


Scope of actChoice of lawSurrogate parentage contracts.
Courts of this stateAuthority.
Protection of participants.
Determination of parentage.
Mandatory use of approved forms.
Establishment of parent-child relationship.
No discrimination based on marital or domestic partnership status.
Consequences of establishment of parentage.
Presumption of parentage in context of marriage or domestic partnership.
Judgment or order determining parent and child relationshipSupport judgment and ordersResidential provisionsCustodyRestraining ordersNotice of modification or termination of restraining order.
Support ordersCompliance with RCW 26.23.050.
Support ordersTime limit, exception.
Restraining orderKnowing violationPenaltyLaw enforcement immunity.
Proof of certain support and paternity establishment costs.
Enforcement of judgments or orders.
Modification of judgment or orderContinuing jurisdiction.
Health insurance coverage.
Relinquishment of child for adoptionNotice to other parent.
Surrogate parentingDefinitions.
Surrogate parentingPersons excluded from contracting.
Surrogate parentingCompensation prohibited.
Surrogate parentingContract for compensation void.
Surrogate parentingProvisions violatedPenalty.
Surrogate parentingCustody of child.
Parenting planDesignation of parent for other state and federal purposes.
Acknowledgment of paternity.
Execution of acknowledgment of paternity.
Denial of paternity.
Rules for acknowledgment and denial of paternity.
Effect of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
Filing fee for acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
Proceeding for rescission of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
Challenge after expiration of time for rescission of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
Procedure for rescission or challenge of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
Ratification barred of unchallenged acknowledgment of paternity.
Full faith and credit.
Forms for acknowledgment and denial of paternity.
Release of information.
Adoption of rules.
Acknowledgment of paternityApplication of RCW 26.26.300 through 26.26.375Adjudication.
Judicial proceedings.
Genetic testingApplication of RCW 26.26.405 through 26.26.450.
Order for genetic testing.
Requirements for genetic testing.
Report of genetic testing.
Genetic testing resultsRebuttal.
Costs of genetic testing.
Additional genetic testing.
Genetic testing when specimen not available.
Genetic testingDeceased individual.
Genetic testingIdentical brothers.
Confidentiality of genetic testingPenalty.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentage authorized.
Standing to maintain proceeding to adjudicate parentage.
Parties to proceeding to adjudicate parentage.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentagePersonal jurisdiction.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageVenue.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageNo time limitation: Child having no presumed or adjudicated second parent and no acknowledged father.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageTime limitation: Child having presumed parent.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageAuthority to deny genetic testing.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageTime limitation: Child having acknowledged father or adjudicated parent.
Joinder of proceedings.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageBefore birth.
Child as partyRepresentation.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageAdmissibility of results of genetic testingExpenses.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageConsequences of declining genetic testing.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageAdmission of paternity authorized.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageTemporary order.
Rules for adjudication of parentage.
Proceeding to adjudicate parentageJury prohibited.
Proceeding to determine parentageHearingsInspection of records.
Adjudication of paternityOrder on default.
Dismissal for want of prosecution.
Order adjudicating parentage.
Binding effect of determination of parentage.
Application of RCW 26.26.705 through 26.26.740.
Child of assisted reproductionParental status of donor.
Parentage of child of assisted reproduction.
Consent to assisted reproduction.
Child of assisted reproductionLimitation on dispute of parentage.
Child of assisted reproductionEffect of dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership.
Child of assisted reproductionParental status of deceased individual.
Child of assisted reproductionEffect of agreement between egg donor and woman who gives birth.
Child of assisted reproductionIssuance of birth certificate.
Identifying informationRequirement to provideDisclosure.
Uniformity of application and construction2002 c 302.
Transitional provision.
Short title2002 c 302.
Severability2002 c 302.
Captions, article designations, and article headings not law.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
Arrest without warrant in domestic violence cases: RCW 10.31.100.
Child support enforcement: Chapter 26.18 RCW.
Child support registry: Chapter 26.23 RCW.
Domestic violence prevention: Chapter 26.50 RCW.