When two parents get divorced, one parent may be required to pay child support in an amount either determined by the court or agreed upon in negotiations and then approved by a judge. In the state of Minnesota, those child support agreements are enforced by the Child Support Enforcement Division (CSED), a unit within the Minnesota Department of Human Services.
CSED performs functions such as:
If a person does not meet their child support obligations, CSED may step in to enforce the support obligations. Here are just a few examples of some of the methods the unit might use to ensure payment:
For more information on the various options that exist to enforce child support orders in the state of Minnesota, speak with a knowledgeable Minnesota divorce attorney at Appelhof, Pfeifer & Hart, P.A.
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