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I just recently had a custody modification hearing where my

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I just recently had a custody modification hearing where my child support was changed to a higher amount and I was granted the parenting plan B which allows me more visitation my question is however that the original child support addendum says I have to pay half of medical expenses for my son but this recent modification was I assumed in place of the old one and says nothing about paying half of medical am i still under an obligation since the modification does not have language that supports this
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

Unfortunately, if a new and subsequent order is silent on an issue in the prior order, then the language on the medical support being 50/50 still applies. Only explicit issues that are changed in the new order overrule the prior order.

Expert:  Asad Rahman replied 10 months ago.

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