The present cost is twenty-four dollars ($24.00) per person or seventy-two dollars ($72.00) per family for genetic testing, in DRS local cases. On cases involving other jurisdictions, the amount may differ. A DRS staff member can advise of the cost in your case. The Defendant will pay for the test, provided he or she is not excluded by the test.
In paternity disestablishment cases, the moving party must pay the cost of testing.