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The above is a program that helps people who are behind in support. Usually, if a payee is agreeable to forego arrears, the state will alllow same, but will not always forego the amount due the state for "welfare" provided by the state
How would I find out if/how much would go to the state? I know the mother did receive some state benefits for healthcare when the child was young, but probably not for several years.
You would have to contact the state agency that provides the benefits to determine how much if any they would claim
If she wasn't receiving state support, she should be able to drop everything
the state would have a record
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