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Massachussetts - Putative Father Registry

Statutes: Mass. Code: Ch. 210. Sec. 4A

"Parental Responsibility Claim Form"

Get form from, and return form to:

Mary Rubefetti

Parental Claim Registrar

Office of the General Counsel

Department of Social Services

24 Farnsworth Street

Boston, MA 02210

Tel: 617-748-2011 or 617-748-2000

Cost: None indicated.

Notarization required

Comment: This is not a true putative father registry because the form is a paternity claim. After the date you mail in the form, the claimant (dad) has 30 days to petition for adoption or custody of the child in Probate court. Mom may be notified of the filing of the parental responsibility claim form.

Return to national putative father index

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