Article heading amended by L 2015, c 77, pt of §1.
PART I. REGISTRATION FOR ENFORCEMENT OF SUPPORT ORDER
Part heading amended by L 2015, c 77, pt of §1.
§576B-603 Effect of registration for enforcement. (a) A support order or income withholding order issued in another state or a foreign support order is registered when the order is filed in the family court of this State.
(b) A registered support order issued in another state or a foreign country is enforceable in the same manner and is subject to the same procedures as an order issued by a tribunal of this State.
(c) Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, a tribunal of this State shall recognize and enforce, but may not modify, a registered support order if the issuing tribunal had jurisdiction. [L 1997, c 295, pt of §1; am L 2015, c 77, pt of §1]Section: Previous 576b-503 576b-504 576b-505 576b-506 576b-507 576b-601 576b-602 576b-603 576b-604 576b-605 576b-606 576b-607 576b-608 576b-609 576b-610 Next
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