Title 78B Chapter 15 Section 506

Judicial Code
Utah Uniform Parentage Act
Section 506
Costs of genetic testing.


78B-15-506.   Costs of genetic testing.

            (1) Subject to assessment of costs under Part 6, Adjudication of Parentage, the cost of initial genetic testing shall be advanced:

            (a) by a support-enforcement agency in a proceeding in which the support-enforcement agency is providing services;

            (b) by the individual who made the request;

            (c) as agreed by the parties; or

            (d) as ordered by the tribunal.

            (2) In cases in which the cost is advanced by the support-enforcement agency, the agency may seek reimbursement from a man who is rebuttably identified as the father.

Renumbered and Amended by Chapter 3, 2008 General Session