When does the payment of child support start and does that affect visitation?
Question Details: I just got done with mediation today and was concerned that I am not being told the correct information and I kind of feel that the mediation favored for my wife and not for me. So I am looking for some advice on what was told to me in mediation cause I kind of feel it was more about the money and not what is best for the kids.
Child support starts on the date ordered by the court. Child support and visitation are separate issues. Your ex cannot deny you visitation with your children because of a dispute over child support. The parties should agree on a schedule for visitation.
Child support commences as odf the date it is ordered by the court. As for visitation, the payment of child support is a seperate issue. In other owrds, visitation cannot be prohibited by the custodial parent if child support payments are made late or not at all.
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