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Denial of paternity. (Effective until January 1, 2019.)

A presumed father of a child may sign a denial of his paternity. The denial is valid only if:
(1) An acknowledgment of paternity signed by another man is filed under RCW 26.26.320;
(2) The denial is in a record, and is signed under penalty of perjury; and
(3) The presumed father has not previously:
(a) Acknowledged his paternity, unless the previous acknowledgment has been rescinded under RCW 26.26.330 or successfully challenged under RCW 26.26.335; or
(b) Been adjudicated to be the father of the child.

NOTES:

CostsApplication2011 c 283: See notes following RCW 26.26.011.
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