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I am looking to see if my kids father needs to pay

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for half of the camps...
I am looking to see if my kids father needs to pay for half of the camps and sports they are in.
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Family Law
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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
he says that child support covers only the basic needs and that he can't afford to let his kids he has with him play sports so mine should not either. he has never done much for them including coming for visits. he has not seen them in over 10 years. i just want them to get all they can in life.
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Hello. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to answer your question.
I am sorry to hear about this unfortunate situation.
Unfortunately, unless the marital settlement agreement / child support order specify that the non-custodial parent has agreed or was ordered to pay for any of the minor children's expenses / costs, aside from the child support, the non-custodial parent would not be legally obligated to make any payments or contribute for any of the minor children's expenses, beyond the court ordered child support payment.
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