Asked in Child Support for Colorado

Q: Is a Verified Petition for Paternity and Support the 1st complaint filed for Child Support in Colorado?

Asking because my husband was improperly served and not served within 63 days of the time frame to be served from the date the complaint was filed.

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Sabra M. Janko
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Sabra M. Janko
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  • Colorado Springs, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: A petition is the initiating document in a paternity and initial child support action. If he was not timely served, he can move to dismiss.

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