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Statute of Limitations on Child Support for Alaska

Alaska child support statute of limitations including the civil code, what age paternity must be established and emancipate rules.

Alaska Age of Majority; when child support payments can be stopped.

18 years old. 19 years old if unmarried and pursuing a high school diploma or equivalent level of technical or vocational training & residing with custodial parent, guardian or designee of the parent or guardian.

Statutory cite or civil code reference for the age of majority?

AS 25.20.010,AS 25.24.140(a), 25.24.170(a)

If not addressed in the order, at what age is child support automatically terminated as a matter of State law?

18. 19 if unmarried and pursuing a high school diploma or equivalent level of technical or vocational training & residing with custodial parent, guardian or designee of the parent or guardian.

Does the date of the order impact what law is applied?

No

Does child support end if the child leaves the household but does not emancipate?

No

Statute of Limitations to establish paternity:

Age of majority of child.

Is dormancy revival/renewal possible?

Yes, administrative garnishment procedures may be used without reviving or renewing the support order. However, collection by a judicial remedy, such as writ of execution, requires a showing of good cause before executing on a judgment that is more than five years old.

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