This is a list of things to check on a case before every enforcement action and/or at every desk review of a case.
The Passport Denial Program was established to deny passports to individuals who owe child support, and to meet the requirements of the law. Its intent is to enforce collection of past-due child support.
Bankruptcy is the legal action to eliminate debt and to get a fresh start. Child Support obligations cannot be discharged or modified in Bankruptcy. There are five types of bankruptcy.
A chapter 13 case is filed by the debtor and is available to any individual with regular income and has debt within certain limits. Child Support is a priority debt.