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Q: How old does a child have to be in New York to decide which parent he or she wants to live with?
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In New York when can a child decide not to visit a non-custodial parent?

A child must be eight years old and state in court that he or she does not want to visit the non-custodial parent.

In New York how old do you have to be to choose which parent you live with?

18 should do it. Below that, the court will take the child's wishes into account, but is not bound by them. If the child wants to live with one parent, but in the opinion of the court the child would be far better off living with the other parent, it's within their discretion to direct the child to the more suitable parent regardless of what the kid wants.

In New York State how old does a child have to be to make their own decision about which parent they want to reside with if their parents are separated?

They have to be 18 to decide.

What age is parent no longer responsible for their child in new york?

A parent is no longer responsible for a child in the US when a child turns 18. Of course, a parent can also have rights terminated or turn the child over to a guardian.

At what age can a parent kick his child out in New York State?

the age a parent can kick their child out in New York State is at 18. But they are still held legally responsible for the child until they reach the age of 21.

What age can a child refuse to visit a parent in New York?

When they are 18.

Can department of social services sue a step parent for child support in new york?

If they can establish the stepparent as a primary support in a parent/child relationship.

If custodial parent gets married does the noncustodial parent still have to pay child support new york?

Yes. The fact that the custodial parent got married has no impact on child support.

When is a parent no longer responsible for a child in New York State?

When they turn 18.

What age can a child choose which parent to live with in New York State?


Can a sixteen year old decide which parent they want to live with in new york state?

Not as long as you are a minor.

Can a parent kick their child out with no notice in New York City after the age of 18 if the child has nowhere to go?


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