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Does a parent have to carry insurance on a child over the age of 18 out of high school

Brunswick, GA |
Filed under: Child support

Does a parent have to carry insurance on a child over the age of 18 out of high school in the state of GA?
Divorce decree did not say when it stopped

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Parents have no legal responsibility for a child over 18. Of course, love might compel you to keep your child insured so they get adequate medical care. If not love, maybe a conscience or guilt will suffice.

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Legally, probably not.

Morally, yes.

Don't be a jerk.

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