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I am on Social Security disability. The court has attached

my wages far in excess...
I am on Social Security disability. The court has attached my wages far in excess of their guidelines. Additionally, the child is eligible for benefits under my claim far exceeding my obligation but the custodial parent (mother) won't apply. As a result I have lost my health insurance and, because it was cal-cobra, I can't get it back. Is there any way to resolve this issue without going to court as I have serious mobility issues connected to my disability. Also is there any way to get my health insurance back after this is resolved.
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At this point your sole recourse is to get an order from the court ordering the custodial parent to apply for the social security dependent benefits. Once those benefits have been approved your child support payment would be reduced by the amount of those benefits. Unfortunately, this will not get you a credit for the past payments that should have been made except to the extent that Social Security awards the child back benefits.


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