Putative Father Registry Fund; created, additional adoption fee to be used for Fund. (HB728)

Introduced By

Del. Michele McQuigg (R-Occoquan) with support from co-patron Sen. Jay O'Brien (R-Clifton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Creation of putative father registry; penalty. Creates a putative father registry that requires any man who has sexual intercourse with a woman to register with the registry or forgo his right to oppose the adoption of a child that may have resulted from such intercourse. Also makes it a Class 4 misdemeanor to wrongfully disseminate information contained in the registry. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 062849412
01/10/2006Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2006Referred from Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/23/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB728)
02/06/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (10-Y 9-N)
02/06/2006Referred to Committee on Appropriations
02/07/2006Committee substitute printed 062869412-H1
02/08/2006Assigned App. sub: Health and Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/09/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB728H1)
02/15/2006Left in Appropriations