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Child custody/support obligations are governed by state statutes. Generally speaking any parent who reliquishes permanent custodial obligations is also relieved of monetary obligations. That, however is contingent on the laws of your state and the ruling of the court.

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Q: When a father signs over his rights will he still have to pay child support in Philadelphia?
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Is a father's rights terminated if he pays child support?

Paying child support will not cause the father to lose his parental rights - neither will not paying child support.

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How does he have any visitation rights with a custody and child support order?

Can a father sign his rights away because he doesn't want to pay child support?

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If a father signs over his rights and the child is adopted does the father have to pay child support in texas?

Generally, no.

In the state of Texas does a father have to pay back child support if he gives up his rights to a child?

As you have now given up your rights to the child you do not have to pay back child support.

In Kentucky what is the law on signing your rights away and not paying child support?

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In Minnesota if you sign over your parental rights to a child do you still have to pay child support?

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