Rule 1910.16. Support Order. Allocation.

 (a)  In an order awarding child support and spousal support, the court may on its own motion or upon the motion of either party

   (1)  Make an unallocated award in favor of the spouse and one or more children, or

   (2)  State the amount of support allocable to the spouse and the amount allocable to each child.

   Official Note

   See 23 Pa.C.S. §  4348(d) for additional matters which must be specified in an order of support if arrearages exist when the order is entered.

 (b) An unallocated order in favor of the spouse and one or more children shall be a final order as to all claims covered in the order. No motion for post-trial relief may be filed to the final order.

   Official Note

   The procedure relating to Motions for Reconsideration is set forth in Rule 1930.2.


   The provisions of this Rule 1910.16 amended November 7, 1988, effective January 1, 1989, 18 Pa.B. 5326; amended September 29, 1989, effective October 1, 1989, 19 Pa.B. 4450; amended March 30, 1994, effective July 1, 1994, 24 Pa.B. 1941. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (177462).

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