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Under most state statutes, no divorce proceeding must be commenced to collect child suport. All that is necessary is to demonstrate parties are separated and one is providing the majority of custody for the children.
If you file for divorce or legal separation, you may have the actions consolidated.
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Do you mean you are the person who is receiving support?
The parties would have to execute a Stipulation and Order to terminate child suport that is presented to the court and signed as an order. It cannot be done without a court action. The easiest way is to file a Motion to terminate child suport and have her appear in court and agree to that termination.
That is the only way to modify an existing order.
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