Parental obligations to child support

Asked over 6 years ago - Washington, DC

does the mother have agree with the father to sign off his parental rights and would he still have to pay child support

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  1. John M. Kaman


    Contributor Level 20


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    Answered . Where does this idea come from that a parent can "sign off"on his parental rights??? A parent has obligations he/she must fulfill until the child is 18 or emancipates himself. You can't renounce your parental rights. As for shild support he's on the hook until the child is 18.

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