If I have a visitation agreement, at what age to the kids have to be before I legally dont have to follow it?

My children will be 16 and 18.

Asked on September 10, 2012 under Family Law, Pennsylvania

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

You are talking visitiation only and not support, correct?  Once a child reaches majority - what ever your state law is as to same (generally 18 or 19) - the visitation portion of the agreement is not longer mandatory, so to speak, for either the non-custodial or the custodial parent.  It becomes a moral obligation rather than a legal obligation.  Good luck.


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