Divorce & Custody Resources for Michigan

CategoryMichigan Resource Link & Information
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Child Support GuidelinesSupportGuidelines.com
Child Support EmancipationIn Michigan, the child is emancipated when child turns 18, or when child turns 19½ to allow child to complete high school.
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Termination of Parental Rights
Termination of Parental Rights: Michigan
MICHIGAN - §712A.19b(1), (3), (6)
Abandonment or Extreme Parental DisinterestYes
Abuse/NeglectYes
Mental Illness or Deficiency 
Alcohol- or Drug-induced Incapacity 
Felony Conviction/ IncarcerationYes
Failure of Reasonable EffortsYes
Sexual AbuseYes
Abuse/Neglect or Loss of Rights of Another ChildYes
Failure to Maintain ContactYes
Failure to Provide SupportYes
Failure to Establish Paternity 
Child Judged in Need of Services/DependentYes
Child's Best InterestYes
Child in care 15 of 22 months (or less) 
Felony assault of child or siblingYes
Murder/Manslaughter of sibling childYes
Other Grounds• Failure to comply with guardianship plan or court-ordered plan
• Risk of harm if returned home
• Voluntary relinquishment
• Identity of parent(s) unknown

Michigan Parenting PlansParenting Plan Kit for Michigan
Michigan Parenting
Plan Generator
Michigan Parenting Plan generator
Attorney Complaint InformationFiling complaints against attorneys in Michigan

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