Family Maintenance Enforcement Program: Direct Payment Fact Sheet

Once a support order or agreement is filed with the Family Maintenance Enforcement Program, the person paying support (the payor) is required to send payments to FMEP, not to the recipient. This page has information on direct payments, where a payment is made directly by the payor to the recipient.

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child support, spousal support, enforcement of support, direct payment, Family Maintenance Enforcement Program (FMEP)
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