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  • Child Support Enforcement Fact Sheet

    This web page contains additional information about the child support enforcement process. Content Detail

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    Office of Child Support Enforcement
  • Child Support Enforcement Process

    The Office of Child Support Enforcement will take the following steps to collect child support from a non-custodial parent: Step 1: Opening a Child Support Case, Step 2: Locating the Non-custodial Parent, Step 3: Establishing Paternity, Step 4: Establishing a Support Order, and Step 5: Enforcing a Support Order. These web pages describe the process and provide answers to common questions. Content Detail

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    Office of Child Support Enforcement
  • I already have an order for child support. Do I still need to fill out the financial affidavit and the child support worksheets?

    Yes, you must fill out the financial affidavit and child support worksheets. The court will not accept your papers for filing without the completed affidavit and worksheets. Divorce laws frequently change, and the court must make sure that the child support amount complies with the current laws. Also, the court must make sure that the child support amount is fair given the current income of the parents. Read More

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  • Appalachian Circuit Family Law Information Center

    The Appalachian Family Law Information Center (AppFLIC) was developed to help residents of Pickens, Gilmer and Fannin Counties who wish to represent themselves in domestic legal matters or educate themselves about domestic issues. Content Detail

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    Appalachian Circuit Family Law Information Center
  • Basic Rights of Parents

    This document discusses the basic of rights of parents under the law, excerpted from An Introduction to Law in Georgia, Fourth Edition, published by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government, 1998 (updated 2004). Read More

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    Carl Vinson Institute
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    Spanish / Español
  • Fulton County Family Law Information Center - Family Law Forms

    This web site contains forms for use in family law proceedings in the Superior Court of Fulton County, Georgia. Content Detail

  • Northeastern Judicial Circuit Family Law Information Center

    Located on the fourth floor of the Hall County Courthouse (Rooms 459 and 460), the Northeastern Judicial Circuit Family Law Information Center (FLIC) provides assistance to individuals who represent themselves in divorce or legitimation actions (pro se litigants). The Center also has resources and information available for individuals with other related family matters. As with all legal matters, it is strongly recommended that you obtain the services of an attorney. Content Detail

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    Northeastern Judicial Circuit Family Law Information Center
  • Southern Judicial Circuit Self-help Forms for Pro Se Parties

    The Southern Judicial Circuit covers these 5 counties in Georgia: Brooks, Colquitt, Echols, Lowndes and Thomas Counties. These self-help forms may be used in these 5 counties. The PDF forms cover family law. Content Detail

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    Southern Judicial Circuit