Category: incarcerated parents

Dec 12

North Dakota to Reduce Debt of Incarcerated Parents

Associated Press By Associated Press Staff A new law in North Dakota will end monthly child support obligations for parents who are sentenced to jail or prison for more than 180 days. The Legislature recently approved the change as a way to prevent the accumulation of past-due child support owed by incarcerated parents, as a …

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Oct 13

Call for Participants: Statewide Initiatives for Children with Incarcerated Parents Survey

The National Resource Center on Children and Families of the Incarcerated is seeking participants to take part in a survey about state-level initiatives intended to support children with incarcerated parents. The initiatives may be underway or in the planning phase and must be statewide rather than specific to a particular location or facility (e.g., a single prison), unless that location or facility …

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