In some states, a petition must be lodged with the court to have the order modified. In this situation, it's best to consult with an attorney who specializes in child support matters.
To get more information on procedures for modifying child support payments, check the U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources for child support resources by state. For more help, find a family lawyerin your area.
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