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Social Security Insurance and Public Assistance Benefits

Legal Paternity Testing & Social Security Benefits

In Colorado, the government requires that legal paternity be verified by an AABB accredited lab. Legal paternity testing to establish paternity supports the following benefits:

  • A child may receive Social Security benefits due to a disability
  • A biological or adopted child can receive social security payments after a parent dies
  • A biological or adopted child can receive benefits such as veteran benefits, health and medical insurance, inheritance and other benefits.

Benefits Include:

To receive or apply for public assistance in Colorado for a child under the age of 21, legal paternity must be established.

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