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Sole residential parent and legal custodian

Sole residential parent and legal custodian

An unmarried female who gives birth to a child is the sole residential parent and legal custodian of the child until a court of competent jurisdiction issues in order designating another person as the residential parent and legal custodian. A court designating the residential parent and legal custodian of the child described in this section shall treat the mother and father is standing upon any quality when making the designation.