Q: What to do when no child support order is in place?
Had a combined family support order ( child support and alimony) in place for the last year. It ended with the September 1st payment. I do not want to fall behind or get ordered to pay back child support. But there is no longer an order in place.
Correct me if I am wrong but without an order there can be no back support Correct? So it would have to go back to the court to have a new order put in place?
Thank you I just want to make sure I am following the law and will not get in any trouble.
A: It is unusual that a support order would expire before the age of majority. If you do not have a support order and want one, you can file for an allocation of parental responsibilities in court or you can go through Child Support Enforcement to set up an order though an administrative process.
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