Support Enforcement

ORS 25.083
High-volume automated administrative enforcement services


As necessary to meet the requirements of 42 U.S.C. 666(a)(14), the Division of Child Support of the Department of Justice, when requested by another state, shall provide high-volume automated administrative enforcement services. In providing services to another state under this section, the division may:


Through automated data matches with financial institutions and other entities where assets may be found, identify assets owned by persons who owe child support in other states; and


Seize such assets by execution as defined in ORS 18.005 (Definitions) or by such other processes to seize property as the division is authorized by law to use.


A request by another state for services provided under subsection (1) of this section:


Must include information, as required by rule, that will enable the department to compare the information about the case with information in databases within Oregon; and


Constitutes a certification by the state requesting the services:


Of the amount of periodic support under an order, the payment of which is in arrears; and


That it has complied with all procedural due process requirements applicable to the case.


The administrator is authorized to request from other states services of the type provided under subsection (1) of this section. [1999 c.930 §2; 2001 c.249 §71; 2003 c.576 §576]


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