My kids father and I currently have a custody order and child support order. He has decided he no longer wants to be a part of their lives. He wants to terminate his rights if I agree to stop requesting child support. I don't want to file because in case he is just trying to get me to do the paper work so he can file against it. He didn't show up to our last two court dates and he pretty much got nothing for custody. How would he go about filing to terminate his rights? He lives in nv but our case is in ca where I live.
If you are married and your husband wants to adopt his step-child the parental rights of the bio dad can be terminated. If there is no adoption in process, he cannot terminate his parental rights just to get out of paying child support.
Can't do it, unless you've married and your new spouse wants to adopt. Just because dad doesn't want to exercise his rights, doesn't mean you can remove his responsibility to support his child. If you should ever collect any sort of aid for the child, the government would go after him to reimburse the aid.
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