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.
Mary M. Cash,
WILLS, TRUSTS, AND ADMINISTRATION OF ESTATES Estates: Establish Additional Means by Which Children Born Out of Wedlock May Inherit,
Ga. St. U. L. Rev.
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