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The father can file for this change.

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If the mother does not put the fathers name on the birth certificate does he have to pay child support?

If you are looking for governmental support you have to provide the father's information and he will have to help support the child.

If a father terminates his rights can he collect child support from the mother if the child lives with him?

if the mother terminates her rights can he collect child support from the mother if child lives with him?

If the fathers name is on the birth certificate does he have to pay child support if he and the mother aggree not to?

If the mother doesn't seek a child support order no one will make the father pay. However, keep in mind that the mother can always change her mind and get back child support in the future. If the child and/or mother are receiving any state assistance the father will be required to pay child support.Fathers are responsible for supporting their children. If the mother doesn't need the child support then she should put it in the bank for the child's collegeeducation.

If one of the parent is not in the birth certificate can mother take child out of the state?

Fathers with parental rights are not always listed on the birth certificate.

Can mother request paternity test when fathers name is on the birth certificate?

Yes, to stop him from going for custody, even in states where he' not allowed to to stop her collecting child support on a child that's not his.

Can the mother of your child collect child support from you when you have sole custody and seventy four percent?

Reference to "seventy four percent" is unclear, but it seems unlikely that the child's mother could collect current child support in such a situation. (She can still collect past-due support, if any.)

How do you convince the mother to collect child support?

You don't - You explain the benefits that support could provide for the child.

Can a under aged mother put fathers name on birth certificate?

Regardless of age, the mother can never put the father's name on the birth certificate. The father must sign an acknowledgment of paternity to do this. The mother's age is irrelevant.

Who has legal custody of minor child when parents have never married and fathers name is on birth certificate?

In general the mother. The father has to petition in court for visitation and custody after he has established paternity by DNA test. Then he can also pay child support.

Does a mother have the authority to give her child the fathers last name on the birth certificate without his consent and they were never married?

Most Likely, yes, as it is the FATHERS child, therefore, the child is of the fathers blood making it 'ok' to use HIS surname!

If a got married can the mother collect back child support from my father?

Marriage of the mother, father or child have no relationship to the collection of a debt.

In ms can mother be awarded child support with joint physical custody?

Even sole custody fathers can be ordered to pay child support, when they earn more than the mother. see links

Who pays for DNA if mother didnt put fathers name on birth certificate?

In most cases, the identified father. see links below

Can the mother of a new child modify the fathers child support from a previous marriege?

No, the father must support his previous child. You knew this when you had a new child with him.

Can a mother get child support when the father lives in the home but does not support the child?

Not usually. Only the children whose parents are not living together are entitled to support from their fathers by way of the law.

Do fathers have to pay child support?

Yes, when either the mother or the state department of revenue files a complaint for child support against him. The court will issue an order that can include back support.

Should custodial FATHERS receive child support?


Can a mother stop the father doing a DNA test on a child when the fathers name is on the birth certificate?

No, as she need not even know, unless it applies to child support. With a 30% paternity fraud rate, men should always check paternity. see link

Does a mother have to change the child's lastname if she wants to claim childsupport and the real fathers last name is not the birth certificate?

No, a person does not have to change a child's last name in order to obtain child support. But, that person does have to have legal guardianship or legal parental custody of that child.

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