The Act codifies the doctrine of virtual or equitable legitimation as interpreted by Georgia case law. The Act also adds genetic testing as a means by which the paternity of children born out of wedlock may be established.
Cash, Mary McCall
"WILLS, TRUSTS, AND ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATES Estates: Establish Additional Means by Which Children Born Out of Wedlock May Inherit,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 8
, Article 19.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol8/iss1/19