Custody
Children and the Law
Child Support

Can child support payments be temporarily stopped if the non custodial parent is not being allowed vistation rights?

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01/13/2007

No. Child support and visitation rights are two separate issues/ The parent being denied visitation must continue to pay the support order. The non custodial parent may find it necessary to file a petition (lawsuit) against the custodial parent to asssure his or her visitation rights are enforced.