DNA Testing and French Ancestry – French Ancestors

Via https://frenchancestors.com/dna-testing-french-ancestry/.

I raised the question Is DNA Testing Illegal in France and Germany? not too long ago.

Looks like some things have changed:

if you are convicted of illegally using a DNA test you will be fined 3750 €.

Fine used to be higher, 15,000 Euros in the earlier articles I read.

The answer is yes. On March 27th, 2019, a delegation of representatives of the French Federation of Genealogy, Filae (the second largest commercial genealogy company in France) and FamilySearch has been heard by a commission of the National Assembly On this occasion, Congressman Jean-Louis Touraine announced

 

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Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now.
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