But instead we talk about the 180 differences on marriage.
There is no government Department of Bed Checking. If two people want to entangle their affairs through marriage for any reason, then that’s their business. -John E.
But the government is in the business of ensuring that the father’s name is on the birth certificate, married or not. How the government treats the father and his obligation is based on the marital status with the mother. So yes, if a baby is involved. It definitely bed checks! -Renee A. (me)