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Are there new laws regarding child support and a spouse being

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Are there new laws regarding child support and a spouse being unemployed? I am the mother and have joint custody and have been unemployed for over a year. My father told me that there are new laws in effect that increase child support for the unemployed parent. Is this true?
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There are not new laws but you can ask for a modification of the child support based on a substantial change in circumstances. You have to file a petition with the court. Here are the forms and instructions

http://www.sc.pima.gov/SC_Web/Portals/0/Library/Child_Support_%28PimaSC08%29.pdf
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Customer reply replied 7 years ago

Yeah, thats what I thought. Thank you.

Family Lawyer: lwpat, Lawyer replied 7 years ago
You're welcome. An accept ofr my tiem is always appreciated.
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