Legal Question in Bankruptcy in Maryland

automatic stay and child support

My ex just filed for bankruptcy. He pays child support that is garnished from his paychecks. Will the ''automatic stay'' affect the payments I receive?

Asked on 7/30/07, 3:35 pm

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Bill Wood Law Office of William C. Wood, LLC
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Re: automatic stay and child support

No, domestic support obligations such as child support are not dischargeable in bankruptcy.

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Answered on 7/30/07, 3:41 pm

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