If you are not receiving public assistance, you can apply for child support services through your county child support office. You will have to pay a onetime $25 application fee for these services.
If you are receiving public assistance and you are the custodial parent of a minor child whose other parent does not live in your home, you are automatically referred for child support services. You will not have to pay a fee.
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