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Child Support - Questions and Answers

Click on a topic below: What is child support? Can I get child support for my child? What if I was not married to the other parent? Can I get child support if I care for someone else's child? When should I ask for child support? How do I ask for a child support order? Can I hire my own lawyer to help me with my child support case? more...

Interactive Form: Application for Child Support Services for Kentucky

This interactive form helps you create documents to take to the Office of Child Support Enforcement to either learn about their programs or to ask them to assist in a child support matter in which they have previously assisted.Click here to fill out your Application for Child Support Services for Kentucky more...

Manutención de los hijos

Haga clic en uno de los siguientes temas: ¿Qué es la manutención de los hijos? ¿Puedo obtener manutención para mi hijo? ¿Qué pasa si nunca estuve casado con el otro padre? ¿Puedo obtener manutención de los hijos si estoy cuidando al hijo de otra persona? ¿Cuándo debo pedir manutención de los hijos? ¿Cómo puedo pedir una orden de manutención de los hijos? more...

More Child Support Questions and Answers

Under Kentucky law, both parents have a duty to support their child or children, and both have a right to expect the other parent to assist with support. What if paternity has not been established? Is there a deadline for filing a paternity suit? What if paternity is not an issue, but the other parent cannot be found? What if the child is receiving K-TAP (welfare)? How is child support figured? more...

Video: Child Support in Kentucky - Frequently Asked Questions

This video covers frequently asked questions about the child support process in Kentucky. Our narrator discusses common obstacles and misconceptions about this very important legal area. This video provides legal information, not legal advice. If you need legal advice, please contact a lawyer.Reviewed March 2011 more...

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