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My ex voluntarily quit his job, so the child support I was

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My ex voluntarily quit his job, so the child support I was receiving by wage garnishment ceased. Are there other means of getting paid, such as garnishing his new wife's paycheck or his bank account directly?
Tanya Temecula, CA
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Daniel Solutions replied 7 years ago.
You can only garnish the pay, attach accounts or file judgments against the biological parent, not the new spouse. If he has a bank account you will need to file an enforcement petition in court. You can get for form from the family court and file seeking that he either pay the arrears or you obtain a money judgment from the judge. You can then use the money judgment to attach his bank account, tax refunds or other assets.
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