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Massachusetts Child Support Information

Amount currently collected via the Massachusetts Child Support Enforcement

Total Arrearages owed $2,540,123,358.00 Total Collected $131,076,715.001
5% of arrearages owed to Massachusetts families was collected & distributed.
31% of Massachusetts families do not receive their current child support.

Who is in charge of enforcing a child support order?

The Massachusetts Child Support Enforcement offices are a part of the Department of Revenue (DOR).

Age of Emancipation

MGL c4 s7 A person shall be considered an adult or at the age of majority at age 18. Support may continue past the 18th birthday but only by an order from a judge.

Statute of Limitations to enforce a child support order

MGL c260 s20 A judgment or decree of the court shall be presumed paid and satisfied at the expiration of 20 years after it was rendered.

Interest

NONE
1 Data Source: Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement /Annual Reports & Statistics - FY 2013 Preliminary Report