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2009 - Kamp vs. DHS: In Deciding Belated Request for Paternity Test, Court Must Consider Best Interest of Child
Kamp v. Dep’t of Human Services, September Term, 2008, No. 81
410 Md. 645, 980 A.2d 448 (2009)
Where there is a belated request for DNA testing to challenge paternity, the success of which requires the rebuttal of the presumption of paternity, the court must consider the “best interests of the child” before ordering such testing.