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i am a custodial parent in Michigan. I've been to court to fight it, but unfortunately it is law that if the noncustodial parent is incarcerated they do not owe child support for the time that they are locked up. but if they owe back child support then you can seize anything they own.

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Q: Is the noncustodial parent of a juvenile who has been incarcerated responsible to the custodial parent for child support during that period of time?
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