The Unmarried Parent Complained for Having Alone the Authority to the Health Care of Their Minor Child
It is in this judgment about an unmarried couple who has duty to care of the safety of their daughter who was born in 2012 has different opinions about whether her shall have a necessary vaccination. Both of the parent claimed to the family court about the authority to decide the care of the daughter. According to paragraph 1628 and 1687 German Civil Code, one of the parent who has a better decision to the interest of children has the authority. The family court also confirmed that the vaccination of children belongs to major affairs. The advice of having a vaccination which was made by Commission of Vaccination in Federal Medical Center was furthermore based on professional knowledge, so there is no need to investigate with identification. As conclusion, the father in this case was open with vaccinations and obeyed the advice of Commission of Vaccination; it made him apparently be appropriate to have the authority to decide major affairs for his child.