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§ 1-206. Legitimacy of child

West's Annotated Code of MarylandEstates and TrustsEffective: October 1, 2011

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Estates and Trusts (Refs & Annos)
Title 1. Estates of Decedents--General Provisions (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 2. Determining Relationship (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2011
MD Code, Estates and Trusts, § 1-206
§ 1-206. Legitimacy of child
Child born or conceived during marriage
(a) A child born or conceived during a marriage is presumed to be the legitimate child of both spouses. Except as provided in § 1-207 of this subtitle, a child born at any time after his parents have participated in a marriage ceremony with each other, even if the marriage is invalid, is presumed to be the legitimate child of both parents.
Child conceived by artificial insemination of married woman
(b) A child conceived by artificial insemination of a married woman with the consent of her husband is the legitimate child of both of them for all purposes. Consent of the husband is presumed.

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Added by Acts 1974, c. 11, § 2, eff. July 1, 1974.
Formerly Art. 93, § 1-206.
MD Code, Estates and Trusts, § 1-206, MD EST & TRST § 1-206
Current through legislation effective July 1, 2017, from the 2017 Regular Session of the General Assembly
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