Chapter 26.26 RCW

UNIFORM PARENTAGE ACT

RCW SECTIONS

26.26.011Definitions.
26.26.021Scope of act -- Choice of law -- Surrogate parentage contracts.
26.26.031Courts of this state -- Authority.
26.26.041Protection of participants.
26.26.051Determination of parentage.
26.26.065Mandatory use of approved forms.
26.26.101Establishment of parent-child relationship.
26.26.106No discrimination based on marital or domestic partnership status.
26.26.111Consequences of establishment of parentage.
26.26.116Presumption of parentage in context of marriage or domestic partnership.
26.26.130Judgment or order determining parent and child relationship -- Support judgment and orders -- Residential provisions -- Custody -- Restraining orders -- Notice of modification or termination of restraining order.
26.26.132Support orders -- Compliance with RCW 26.23.050.
26.26.134Support orders -- Time limit, exception.
26.26.138Restraining order -- Knowing violation -- Penalty -- Law enforcement immunity.
26.26.140Costs.
26.26.145Proof of certain support and paternity establishment costs.
26.26.150Enforcement of judgments or orders.
26.26.160Modification of judgment or order -- Continuing jurisdiction.
26.26.165Health insurance coverage.
26.26.190Relinquishment of child for adoption -- Notice to other parent.
26.26.210Surrogate parenting -- Definitions.
26.26.220Surrogate parenting -- Persons excluded from contracting.
26.26.230Surrogate parenting -- Compensation prohibited.
26.26.240Surrogate parenting -- Contract for compensation void.
26.26.250Surrogate parenting -- Provisions violated -- Penalty.
26.26.260Surrogate parenting -- Custody of child.
26.26.270Parenting plan -- Designation of parent for other state and federal purposes.
26.26.300Acknowledgment of paternity.
26.26.305Execution of acknowledgment of paternity.
26.26.310Denial of paternity.
26.26.315Rules for acknowledgment and denial of paternity.
26.26.320Effect of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
26.26.325Filing fee for acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
26.26.330Proceeding for rescission of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
26.26.335Challenge after expiration of time for rescission of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
26.26.340Procedure for rescission or challenge of acknowledgment or denial of paternity.
26.26.345Ratification barred of unchallenged acknowledgment of paternity.
26.26.350Full faith and credit.
26.26.355Forms for acknowledgment and denial of paternity.
26.26.360Release of information.
26.26.365Adoption of rules.
26.26.370Acknowledgment of paternity -- Application of RCW 26.26.300 through 26.26.375--Adjudication.
26.26.375Judicial proceedings.
26.26.400Genetic testing -- Application of RCW 26.26.405 through 26.26.450.
26.26.405Order for genetic testing.
26.26.410Requirements for genetic testing.
26.26.415Report of genetic testing.
26.26.420Genetic testing results -- Rebuttal.
26.26.425Costs of genetic testing.
26.26.430Additional genetic testing.
26.26.435Genetic testing when specimen not available.
26.26.440Genetic testing -- Deceased individual.
26.26.445Genetic testing -- Identical brothers.
26.26.450Confidentiality of genetic testing -- Penalty.
26.26.500Proceeding to adjudicate parentage authorized.
26.26.505Standing to maintain proceeding to adjudicate parentage.
26.26.510Parties to proceeding to adjudicate parentage.
26.26.515Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Personal jurisdiction.
26.26.520Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Venue.
26.26.525Proceeding to adjudicate parentage--No time limitation: Child having no presumed or adjudicated second parent and no acknowledged father.
26.26.530Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Time limitation: Child having presumed parent.
26.26.535Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Authority to deny genetic testing.
26.26.540Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Time limitation: Child having acknowledged father or adjudicated parent.
26.26.545Joinder of proceedings.
26.26.550Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Before birth.
26.26.555Child as party -- Representation.
26.26.570Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Admissibility of results of genetic testing -- Expenses.
26.26.575Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Consequences of declining genetic testing.
26.26.585Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Admission of paternity authorized.
26.26.590Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Temporary order.
26.26.600Rules for adjudication of parentage.
26.26.605Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Jury prohibited.
26.26.610Proceeding to adjudicate parentage -- Hearings -- Inspection of records.
26.26.615Adjudication of paternity -- Order on default.
26.26.620Dismissal for want of prosecution.
26.26.625Order adjudicating parentage.
26.26.630Binding effect of determination of parentage.
26.26.700Application of RCW 26.26.705 through 26.26.740.
26.26.705Child of assisted reproduction -- Parental status of donor.
26.26.710Parentage of child of assisted reproduction.
26.26.715Consent to assisted reproduction.
26.26.720Child of assisted reproduction -- Limitation on dispute of parentage.
26.26.725Child of assisted reproduction -- Effect of dissolution of marriage or domestic partnership.
26.26.730Child of assisted reproduction -- Parental status of deceased individual.
26.26.735Child of assisted reproduction -- Effect of agreement between egg donor and woman who gives birth.
26.26.740Child of assisted reproduction -- Issuance of birth certificate.
26.26.750Identifying information -- Requirement to provide -- Disclosure.
26.26.903Uniformity of application and construction -- 2002 c 302.
26.26.904Transitional provision.
26.26.911Short title -- 2002 c 302.
26.26.912Severability -- 2002 c 302.
26.26.913Captions, article designations, and article headings not law.
26.26.914Construction -- Chapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships -- 2009 c 521.

NOTES:

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.