Bedford, IN asked in Child Support for Indiana

Q: I was recently told child support does NOT end at 19. Can someone please verify this?? Indiana

Info online says yes it does end at 19 but may be ordered to pay postsecondary school, which has already happened. Can one be forced to pay support and college expenses after age 19? I need a definite answer. I was told the law just changed a couple months ago (by an attorney) but cannot find evidence to support that even on the general assemble website. Maybe I am not understanding what I am reading. Please help me.

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John Mario Acosta Jr.
John Mario Acosta Jr.
  • Valparaiso, IN
  • Licensed in Indiana

A: Based on the information provided in your question it can terminate at 19 if the child is not in college then it is converted to secondary education expenses.

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