California Code, Family Code - FAM § 7551.5

All hospitals, local child support agencies, welfare offices, and family courts shall facilitate genetic tests for purposes of enforcement of this chapter.  This may include having a health care professional available for purposes of extracting samples to be used for genetic testing.


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