Child Support Enforcement (CSE)
Voluntary Paternity Acknowledgment: Oral Description of Rights, Responsibilities, and Legal Consequences of Voluntarily Acknowledging Paternity
Federal and state laws require that unmarried parents receive an oral description of the rights, responsibilities, and legal consequences of voluntarily acknowledging paternity before the parents sign an acknowledgment of paternity form.
Parents can listen to a webcast of the oral description. To listen to this webcast, parents should have a high-speed Internet connection and RealPlayer Basic,© a free download.
The webcast is intended to be listened to while following along on the North Dakota Acknowledgment of Paternity form. If the parents do not already have the North Dakota Acknowledgment of Paternity form, they should print the sample copy below before they listen to the webcast.