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CHILD SUPPORT


DISCLAIMER

The information provided is intended as a courtesy only.  Many family law matters involve complex and valuable legal rights which cannot adequately be protected without the assistance of an attorney.  The information provided is basic, general information that does not fit all situations.  It is the duty of each self-represented individual to know what rules of court and law apply. 

Clark County, the Eighth Judicial District Court, the Self-Help Center, and their employees shall not be liable for errors contained herein or for direct, indirect, special, or consequential damages in connection with the furnishing of this material.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Child support is the financial contribution made by one parent to help support his/her child.

For more information about child support in Nevada you can download the Center's Informational Child Support Brochure.

New -In conjunction with the District Attorney's Office- Family Division, the Self-Help Center is now offering a free, informational class about child support. At the child support class you can ask questions to, and hear the opinions of, a Deputy District Attorney. To signup call (702) 455-1505 or send us an email.

PACKET INSTRUCTIONS

Below are the Self-Help Center's child support form packets. It is your duty to choose the correct packet.  The Self-Help Center staff is prohibited from instructing customers on which packet to use. 

To choose a packet please read the brief description of each packet.  If you are still unsure of which packet to use, open each packet and read at least the first two pages of the instructions. You may use a packet if all of the statements under the heading "Explanation" apply to your particular situation.  If all of the statements do not apply to your particular situation then that packet is not the correct packet.

All of the packets are in a PDF (Portable Document Format).  In order to view and use the packets you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.1 or higher.  If you do not, you can download it for free by clicking here.

Please be sure to print all pages because missing pages may render your document unacceptable to the courts.

CHILD SUPPORT COMPLAINT PACKETS

Packet 67, 68 & 69- Complaint to Establish/ Confirm Custody, Visitation, and Child Support

CHILD SUPPORT ANSWER PACKETS

Packet 72& 73 Answer and Counterclaim to Complaint to Establish/ Confirm Paternity, Custody, Visitation, and Child Support

CUHILD SUPPORT REPLY PACKETS

Packet 74 - Reply to Counterclaim for Custody, Visitation, and Child Support

Packet 75 - Reply to Counterclaim for Custody, Visitation, Child Support, and Paternity.

CHILD SUPPORT ORDER PACKETS

Packet 76 - Order Establishing Custody, Visitation, and Child Support

Packet 77 - Order Establishing Paternity, Custody, Visitation, and Child support

CHILD SUPPORT MOTION PACKETS

Ex Parte Motion for an Order Shortening Time - you may use this packet if you have already filed a motion, but there is an emergency and you want to ask the judge to hear your motion sooner than the date given.

Packet 53 - Motion for Temporary Custody and Child Support

Packet 90- Motion to Modify Child Support, Custody, and/or Visitation

Packet 109- Motion to Quash a Bench Warrant

Packet 108 - Motion to Set Aside Judgment or Order

Packet 110 - Motion for an Order to Show Cause

CHILD SUPPORT OPPOSITION PACKETS

Packet 54- Opposition to Motion for Temporary Custody

Packet 91a- Opposition and Countermotion to Motion to Modify Child Support, Custody, and/or Visitation

MISCELLANEOUS PACKETS

Packet 81- Application for a Guardian Ad Litem

 

 

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