How do I Get Child Support Enforcement of an Absent Parent in New Britain, CT?

Answer Children require emotional and financial support from both parents. Connecticut Child Support Enforcement Services assists custodial parents in enforcing the child support order against the non-cus... Read More »

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Does the absent parent HAVE to pay child support?

Yes, if the custodial parent and/or State agency files an action [either judicial or administrative] requiring that s/he do so.

How can the child support enforcement find the non custodial parent?

Child support enforcement can search employment records and other sources - the more information they have, such as SSN, DOB, last known address, etc., the more likely that they will be successful.

If non custodial parent owes back child support and the child goes to live with the non custodial parent does the custodial parent at that point have to begin paying child support?

Yes, in most circumstances. However, you need to notify the court of the change in circumstances as soon as possible. The existing child support order and custody order will remain in effect until ... Read More »

Can a Florida custodial parent receive child support from the non custodial parent even if the custodial parent owes child support for the same children from a previous case?

That's up to the judge, but generally is only applicable when a father gets custody while owing, as only 7 out of 1000 mothers pay support to custodial fathers.