[Ukraine] New law helps Ukrainian children recover $1.5 bln in child support from fleeing fathers

30 May 2018

Some 450,000 children have been repaid debts that had been dragging for years, Ukrainian Justice Minister Pavlo Petrenko said.  Some UAH 1.5 billion has been collected in favor of Ukrainian children after signing a new law on child protection.

In addition, over 120,000 violators faced strict sanctions and restrictions on traveling abroad, driving vehicles, etc. Some 250,000 non-payers have been put in the public register, 10,000 are declared wanted, while 16,000 will be sent for community service.

You can find a full article and more information (in Ukrainian) here.

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