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    Default Medical Bills 12 Years Later and Court Order

    My question involves child support in the State of:Texas

    On my Court Decree My Ex had 15 days after my children went to the doctor and so forth,to give me the Medical bills.So I could pay my half of the billingon my children this is per Court Order.The Ex waited 12 years before she tried to get me to cover the medical bills.Could I be lible to pay this ,I had no knowlege of any of these bills until 12 years later.She knew where I lived at all times and my phone number as well.

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    Default Re: Medical Bills 12 Years Later and Cort Order

    Probably not, but she can try. Sounds like you have a good defense if she does try to collect through the court.

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    Default Re: Medical Bills 12 Years Later and Court Order

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    My question involves child support in the State of:Texas

    On my Court Decree My Ex had 15 days after my children went to the doctor and so forth,to give me the Medical bills.So I could pay my half of the billingon my children this is per Court Order.The Ex waited 12 years before she tried to get me to cover the medical bills.Could I be lible to pay this ,I had no knowlege of any of these bills until 12 years later.She knew where I lived at all times and my phone number as well.
    If your order specifically states the time limit, you have a very valid defense. The burden will be on your ex to prove that she did send you the bills within the time limit.

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