Divorce & Custody Resources for New York

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ForumNew York State Forum
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Legal FormsLegal forms and documents for New York
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Child Support GuidelinesSupportGuidelines.com
Child Support EmancipationIn New York, the child is emancipated when child turns 21.
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Termination of Parental Rights
Termination of Parental Rights: New York
NEW YORK - Soc. Serv. Law, §§ 384-b, 358-a(3)(b)
Abandonment or Extreme Parental DisinterestYes
Abuse/NeglectYes
Mental Illness or DeficiencyYes
Alcohol- or Drug-induced IncapacityYes
Felony Conviction/ IncarcerationYes
Failure of Reasonable EffortsYes
Sexual Abuse 
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)Yes
Felony assault of child or siblingYes
Murder/Manslaughter of sibling childYes
Other Grounds• Both parents dead and guardian not appointed
• Aggravated circumstances

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

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