This Article analyzes putative father registries and proposes federal legislation to create a national database that will enhance and connect the state and local registries. Issues and events leading to the development of registries are reviewed in Part I. Putative father registry mechanics and applicable case law are analyzed in Parts II and III.
Towards A National Putative Father Registry Database, 25 Harv. J.L. & Pub. Pol'y 1031 (2002)