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Domestic relations – Parentage actions – Child support — R.C. 3111.05 and 3111.13 – Juvenile court has jurisdiction to award child support payments to an adult emancipated child if a parentage action is filed before the child’s 23d birthday.
(Nos. 2003-2116 and 2003-2183 — Submitted
October 12, 2004 — Decided December 30, 2004.)
APPEAL from and CERTIFIED by the Court of Appeals for
Auglaize County, No. 2-03-10, 2003-Ohio-5884.
SYLLABUS OF THE COURT
A juvenile court has jurisdiction to award retroactive child support payments to an adult emancipated child if a parentage action is filed prior to the child’s
23d birthday. [R.C. 3111.05 and 3111.13(C), construed. To continue www.sconet.state.oh.us/rod/docs/pdf/0/2004/2004-Ohio-7107.pdf