UK Family Law
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Thanks for your question.
Child Support can only be enforced against the natural father of the child. It does not extend to step-parents. You will not have to make payments in respect of the child if you do not wish to.
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What happens if this child is seen as a child of the family yet not my biological son?
The child support agency could still not enforce child support against you.
We cohabited from the 1st of May 2010 till the 2nd of August 2010 (3 months). We were then married form the 2nd of August 2010 to 1st of November 2010 (3months) when we decided to go our seperate ways owing to irreconciliable differences.
my question is about the rights of a term cohabiting