Child Support Guidelines Advisory Committee

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The federal government requires states to review their child support guidelines every four years. The Department of Children and Families is currently identifying the scope for the next required review due in 2025.

  • Effective date of guidelines: Dec. 1, 2021
  • Date of next quadrennial review: Dec. 8, 2025

Child Support Standard Guidelines 2025 Review

Interested partners are encouraged to submit possible topics to the Bureau of Child Support (BCS) for review and consideration. Please note that while all topics will be considered, not all topics will be selected. Topics not selected for this review period will be kept for future analysis.  

Submit topic ideas via email by May 1, 2024 to BCS at

2020/2021 Guidelines Review Committee

Read the 2021 Child Support Guidelines Review Advisory Committee Report here.

2020/2021 Guidelines Review Committee Members

Aug. 17, 2021 Meeting
Sept. 2, 2021 Meeting
Sept. 14, 2021 Meeting
Sept. 30, 2021 Meeting
Background Research