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Alabama Home Page

Go To » Alabama Government » Alabama Code and Constitution »
Title 30 - Marital and Domestic Relations: Marriage, Divorce, Alimony, Child Custody
  & Support, Husband & Wife, Domestic Violence Facilities, Family Resources Centers, Shelters.

  Chapter 3 Child Custody » Article 7 Joint Custody » Section 30-3-150 State policy:
  Joint Custody - It is the policy of this state to assure that minor children have frequent and
  continuing contact with parents who have shown the ability to act in the best interest of their
  children and to encourage parents to share in the rights and responsibilities of rearing their
  children after the parents have separated or dissolved their marriage. Joint custody does not
  necessarily mean equal physical custody.

Go To
» Living in Alabama » Children Services/Programs: Child Support Enforcement Division,
Child Support Order Child Abuse Prevention, Adopting a Child, Child Day Care, Parent Assistance.

Alabama Judicial System

 - Alalinc - Alabama's Legal Information Network
Go To » Resources: Legal Information Services, Law Libraries, Bar Associations.
Go To » Appellate Mediation: Mediation Rules, Mediation Roster, PDF Forms, FAQs.

Alabama Child Support Association
Go To » Child Support Information: Check Child Support Payments Online,
  Child Support Guidelines, Schedule of Basic Child Support Obligations, Child Day Care Rates.

Go To
» Child Support Forms: Order/Notice to Withhold Income for Child Support,
  Petition for Support, Default Judgment Setting Amount of Support, Support Agreement,
  Order of Arrearage / Contempt Non-Payment of Support, Proceedings for Support/Order...

Alabama Department of Human Resources
 - Child Support Payments - Parents can now obtain child support payment information.

 - Child Support Enforcement - Services: Applying for Child Support Services, Child Support
    Order Establishment, Collection and Distribution of Child Support Payment, Enforcement of
    Court Ordered Child Support Payment, Establishing Paternity, Locating the Non-Custodial
    Parent, Review and Adjustment of Child Support Orders, Child Support Payment Information.
    Semimonthly Payroll Information for Employees, Information for Employers, Child Support
    Guidelines, A Guide to Child Support Services in Alabama, Your Rights.
Fatherhood Initiative - To further the welfare reform goal of strengthening families.
 - Alabama Fatherhood Directory - Recognizes the importance of fathers in their children lives.
 - Fatherhood Facts - Children from father-absent homes: 5 times more likely to live in poverty.

Administration for Children and Families - U.S. Department of Health
> States' Profile of Child Support - Office of Child Support  Enforcement
    General/State-At-A-Glance, Interstate Family Support Act, With what foreign countries
    does your State reciprocate? Age of Majority, Statute of Limitations, Support Details,
    Income Withholding, Paternity, Support Order Establishment, Support Enforcement
    Modification and Review/Adjustment, Lump Sum Payments.


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