Maryland's Paternity Acknowledgement Program: Participant Entries Into the Public Child Support and Welfare Systems

Pamela Caudill Ovwigho, Catherine E. Born, and Shafali Srivastava, University of Maryland School of Social Work
October 2002

This report by the University of Maryland School of Social Work attempts to answer the question of who is and who is not participating in Maryland's Paternity Acknowledgement Program, and how many of the children of participating parents are known to the State's welfare program within one year of birth.

Maryland's Paternity Acknowledgement Program: Participant Entries Into the Public Child Support and Welfare Systems.pdf