Child Support

Below are letters written on behalf of THSC members with issues they had with public officials regarding child support:

Tim Lambert

Home Schooled Children Entitled to Child Support Through HS Graduation

Posted on Feb 21st, 2014 - By Tim Lambert

J__ is a home school senior scheduled to graduate in August 2014, several months past her 18th birthday. In order to continue receiving the child…

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Tim Lambert

Child Support Should Continue Past Age 18 for Home Schooled Child

Posted on Feb 21st, 2014 - By Tim Lambert

A__ is a home school senior. He is 18 and is expected to graduate in June 2014. On his 18th birthday his mother ceased to receive child support,…

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Tim Lambert

Child Support for Full-Time Home School Student Discontinued

Posted on Nov 6th, 2013 - By Tim Lambert

A THSC member encountered difficulty in having her son’s child support continued after his 18th birthday, even though he was still in school…

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Tim Lambert

Child Support Stopped to Home Schooler

Posted on Oct 21st, 2013 - By Tim Lambert

A young man made the decision that he wanted to complete high school rather than take the GED. He is being home schooled and is expected to graduate…

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Letter to Attorney General – Uvalde – February 24, 2011

Posted on Feb 24th, 2011 - By Tim Lambert

When a member’s child support was terminated on her daughter’s 18th birthday, Tim wrote a letter to the attorney general’s office on her…

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Letter to the Attorney General, Austin – January 2011

Posted on Jan 6th, 2011 - By Tim Lambert

Home schools have been determined by the courts of Texas to be private schools. According to Texas Family Code §154.002, child support may continue…

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Letter to the Attorney General – Dallas, November 2010

Posted on Nov 1st, 2010 - By Tim Lambert

When a THSC member received notice that her child support would be reduced because her son recently turned 18, THSC responded with a letter to the…

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Letter to Attorney General Greg Abbott – Nov. 2010

Posted on Nov 1st, 2010 - By Tim Lambert

As a follow-up to a recent phone conversation with Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott regarding concerns of Texas home schoolers, Tim wrote a letter…

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Letter to the Attorney General – Austin June 2010

Posted on Jun 1st, 2010 - By Tim Lambert

When the attorney general's office Child Support division representatives had questions about continuing the child support for eighteen-year-old…

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Letter to the Attorney General – Dallas, May 2010

Posted on May 19th, 2010 - By Tim Lambert

After an Association member's son reached eighteen years of age, his noncustodial father terminated his health insurance and child support. The…

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