Submitted by Sunita Anke Brooker-Davis on Thursday 18th February 2021
Published on Monday 22nd February 2021
Current status: Open
Open until: Sunday 22nd August 2021
Current Signatures: 333
(count is updated approximately hourly)
Scrap plans to write off historic child support debts.
The Child Maintenance Service needs to retrieve all calculated child support monies owing so that no non-resident paying parent is allowed to get out of paying what they are responsible for no matter what length of time this takes.
The current situation allows the non-resident paying parent to continue to fail to pay over a number of years, with the possibility that the debt will be written off and they will not be forced to pay.
Some families are highly reliant upon this money being paid towards the upbringing of the children who should remain the responsibility of both parents irrespective of whether they remain together or not. Absent parents should be forced to contribute to show responsibility for their offspring.
If you want to sign this petition (as opposed to merely discuss it), you need to do that on the government's e-Petitions website.
18.104.22.168 Sat, 06 Mar 2021 23:45:44 +0000