Review of Parentage under Part 3 of the Family Law Act Project

Part 3 of the Family Law Act contains rules for determining a child’s parents. This project will review part 3 and recommend reforms where needed in light of developments that have taken place in the law, society, and reproductive technology since the Family Law Act came into force in 2013.

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