Q: Hi the non custodial parent has court for petition for order of contempt charge for non payment of child support.
I am the custodial parent. Do I have to attend
Yes of course you do. You should attend every hearing that involves your child's custody or support. It shows the court that you are really interested and care about your case. Even if the Department of Revenue is bringing the contempt motion, you should be there because it affects you and your children. Good luck.
B. Elaine Jones, Esq.
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