Child Support by State
Calculators, Legislation, Agencies, Analysis
In 1988, federal law required each state to,
within less than a year, implement a single, state-wide formula
for presumptive child support awards. In the rush, a number of
factors were overlooked that will take years to correct.
But “presumptive” means only default.
To understand how to alter your award see Presenting
Your state is listed below. On its page is basic
information about it.
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