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They recently changed the laws of custody, No one parent has full custody UNLESS they see the other parent as unstable and unfit.

If the parent you want to live with has been deemed unfit as a parent then it will have to be taken to court or you can contact certain child organizations to give you more details about how to leave your current home and return to the home of an "unfit parent"

However if one parent obtained full custody of the child and the other parent was not deemed unfit as a parent, you may still live with them because of the recent change in custody laws, stating no one parent can have full or primary custody.

(in other words, if your mom has full custody and your dad has none ((Also assuming the father hasn't been charged with being a drug addict, alcoholic, or financially unstable etc.)) you may live with the father)
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If a 17 year old goes to live with noncustodial parent will custodial parent have to pay child support if non custodial parent owes back child support?

Yes. The non-custodial parent will then be owed the support while child is in there care. But it doesnt relenquish them from their prior debt.. If the monies is owed direct t

What do you about support when you are the non-custodial parent and the custodial parent wants to hand over the child to you?

They can't simply "give the child to you." You need to return to the court and have the custody order modified so you'll have legal custody. It will go easier if the current

How does one parent relinquish full custody of a child to the other parent?

Contact the office of the clerk of the probate court in the county in which you reside for the forms and procedures for filing a voluntary relinquishment of parental rights. M

What happens to the custodial parent if the child refuses to visit the noncustodial parent in Ohio?

The child can't refuse, they are too young to decide for themselves. It's the parents job to make them go and the custodial parent have to follow the court order. If not he/sh

What rights does a noncustodial parent have to a child?

The child has a right to see the parent if she wishes. The wishes of the child should be of paramount importance. Unless there are certain court orders in place (restraining o

If one parent has full custody of a child and that parent dies will the living parent get the child?

Yes, unless the living parent has a court order not allowing them to be with the child in that case the child would go to the next relative that is willing to take the child.

Can the noncustodial parent keap the child not return to custodial parent?

  No they can not. The key here is the "custodial parent" . You may be able to go to court. But if you keep the child and you are not the custodial parent and there is a c

What happens to the custodial parent if the child refuses to visit the noncustodial parent in Texas?

Contempt of court if the non-custodial parent pushes the issue. That can lead to fines, jail time or even custody modification depending on if the contempt becomes chronic.

What age can a child choose to live with the noncustodial parent in Michigan?

Only Indiana and Texas has laws setting out a specific age at which a child can make a choice the court is required to abide by, and even than there are some limitations. With
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If a parent has full custody of a child and lets him live with the non custodial parent can the custodial force him to move back with them?

  Answer   yes. once you get the child file for a modification of the final order (divorce, paternity, parental rights) whatever type of case it is. Don't be surpris
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When each parent has custody of one child but they both have joint legal custody is the other parent able to enroll the child in school if they end up coming to live with that parent?

joint custody is just given to make the other person who doesnt have all legal rights feel better, they don't have any real rights of the child, but theyt do get visitation ri
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Does the noncustodial parent have to pay child support if the custodial parent makes more money than the noncustodial parent?

The income difference between both parents are irrelevant when it is in reference to child support. There is, in most family courts, a calculation based on the total cost to r