The set-out guidelines provide judges and child support agencies in the state with the necessary resource and information to solve and settle child support cases. It defines what an income is and who should provide support to the dependents. The dependents, in this case, can be both the custodial parent and the children or the latter. It also outlines the factors that will be used in the process of determining how much the paying parent will have to contribute for support.
Hawaii Child Support Laws | HI Child Support Guidelines