Divorce & Custody Resources for Tennessee

CategoryTennessee Resource Link & Information
ForumTennessee State Forum
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Child Support GuidelinesSupportGuidelines.com
Child Support EmancipationIn Tennessee, the child is emancipated when child turns 18, or if child is in high school, when child graduates.
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Termination of Parental Rights
Termination of Parental Rights: Tennessee
TENNESSEE - §§ 36-1-113(g)-(h), 37-1-166(g)(4)
Abandonment or Extreme Parental DisinterestYes
Abuse/NeglectYes
Mental Illness or DeficiencyYes
Alcohol- or Drug-induced Incapacity 
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 PaternityYes
Child Judged in Need of Services/Dependent 
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• Risk of substantial harm
• Aggravated circumstances

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

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