Winter Park, FL asked in Child Support for Florida

Q: I applied for child support in Feb 2019 but my hearing isn't until Dec 2019. Will I be paid from the time I applied?

I knew it would take a little longer because I live in Florida and the father lives in California but I didn't expect it to take 10 months to get a hearing.

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Rand Scott Lieber
Rand Scott Lieber
Answered
  • Hollywood, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: You should get child support from the day that you filed with the court. Under certain circumstances the court can also look back two years.

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