(a)   The court may modify a child support award subsequent to the filing of a motion for modification and upon a showing of a material change of circumstance.
(b)   The court may not retroactively modify a child support award prior to the date of the filing of the motion for modification.

Terms Used In Maryland Code, Family Law 12-104

  • child: or an equivalent word includes an illegitimate child. See
  • Support: includes maintenance. See