Can defaulting on your child support really take your drivers license away?
My brother has been out of work for 9 months and just got a new job. Child support services is threatening to take away his drivers license if he does not contact the office "to avoid this action." He doesn't seem to be taking it seriously either. Will they really do this, and what will he need to do to avoid this?
Asked By: Venus - 5/7/2012
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Yes. His driver's license will be suspended. We found that it can be one of several effective tools to encourage payment of arrears... More
Answered By: LovesTheConstitution - 5/7/2012
Additional Answers (9)
Yea they will and in most states, if not all, send him to prison too. He should take it seriously or he will regret it.
Answered By: john - 5/7/2012
Drivers license, Passport,they can Garnishee his wages when he does get work... More
Answered By: Michael T - 5/7/2012
Yuppers. If the bro doesn't start payin', he'll be drivin' a moped.
Answered By: divot II - 5/7/2012
They absolutely will! And he can't just throw a support payment at the child's caretaker & instantly be eligible for his license again, he has to be making regular payments (in good standing) for a period of time....tell him do not let it get any worse, it can ruin his life, not to mention the child who needs... More
Answered By: Stephinee - 5/7/2012
yes. What he COULD HAVE done was get the support order modified while he was unemployed. Because he did not do that, he violated the order and al he can do is to work out and keep a repayment plan.
Answered By: laughter_every_day - 5/7/2012
Absolutely they will do this. The next step is jail in many states... More
Answered By: Quizzard - 5/7/2012
he better believe they'll revoke his drivers license, the next step is jail. he needs to contact child support today.
Answered By: HD - 5/7/2012
That depends on what state has jurisdiction. Some will put a person in jail also.
Answered By: Ralph - 5/7/2012
Answered By: Hostile Hooligan - 5/7/2012
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