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New Mexico Child Support Information

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Amount currently collected via the New Mexico Child Support Enforcement

Total Arrearages Owed $712,014,475.00 Total Collected $39,218,992.001
6% of arrearages owed to New Mexico families was collected & distributed.
46% of New Mexico families do not receive their current child support.

Who is in charge of enforcing a child support order?

The New Mexico Child Support Program is a part of the Human Services Department. Each county has its own child support enforcement office to provide services to the public.

Age of Emancipation

NM Section 40-4-7(b)(3)(b) Normally emancipation is age 18 unless they are still in high school then the order may continue until age 19.

Statute of Limitations to enforce a child support order

NM Section 37-1-2 provides for 14 years from when the last payment was due.

Interest

NM Section 40-4-7.3 Interest shall accrue on delinquent child support at the rate of 4%
1 Data Source: Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement /Annual Reports & Statistics - FY 2013 Preliminary Report