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Q: Can child support be reinstated on 19 yr old college student who had moved to Florida from Ny?

Child support was cancelled in NY because mother moved to Florida and child stayed in Ny with Father to go to college. Child has since decided to move to Florida to go to school. Can mother get child support reinstated for 19 yr old college student?

Paul H. Roitshtein
Paul H. Roitshtein answered on Oct 2, 2017

Under NY law, the mother may have a right to seek child support if she now has "residential custody" of the child.

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