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What is the difference between parental ŕesponsibility and

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What is the difference between parental ŕesponsibility and parental rights
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
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Parental Responsibility is what all mother's have at birth and fathers have if they are married to the mother or are named on the birth certificate of a child born after December 2003.
Having Parental Responsibility entitles a parent to be consulted on all major issues in the child's life even if the child does not live with them
These include
changing schools
Going on holidays with others/other organisations etc
Serious medical issues
Changing surname
Emigration
Adoption
I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you Clare. But is there a difference between parental responsibility and parental rights

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Expert:  Clare replied 3 years ago.
Hi
Parental Responsibility is the Legal term for the relationship which gives enforceable Parental rights.
Clare