This research aims to determine the the issues that occur in the implementation and ratification recording of children based on the law of the population administration in Surakarta District (Assessing studies in Surakarta District). This research include empirical law research that is descriptive. Data or law material used primary data obtained directly from interviews with relevant officials in the department of population and Civil Registration Surakarta District, Surakarta District Religious Court and Surakarta District Court. Secondary data were obtained from the literature materials, books and law journals. The data collection technique carried out by interview and study of documents or library materials and analyzed using qualitative analysis deductive method. The results of research and discussion in this law research are known the requirements and the procedures regarding the approval and recording of children and its implementation in Surakarta District. Issues that occurred in the implementation of ratification and recording of children in Surakarta District is the absence of rule of law or a clear law basis which mentions the law basis for the refusal must be submitted to Surakarta District Court and Religious Courts known to still existence submission ratification of children by parents who are muslims in Surakarta District Court.