Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits can be taken or seized for child support.
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits can not be taken or seized for child support. SSI is considered a public welfare benefit.
SSI is funded by the federal government and just like food stamps or other welfare programs; these benefits cannot be seized for child support.
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