Hawaii Revised Statutes 576b-612 Recognition of Order Modified in Another State.


Part heading amended by L 2015, c 77, pt of §1.

§576B-612 Recognition of order modified in another state. If a child support order issued by a tribunal of this State is modified by a tribunal of another state that assumed jurisdiction pursuant to the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, a tribunal of this State:

(1) May enforce its order that was modified only as to arrears and interest accruing before the modification;

(2) May provide appropriate relief for violations of its order that occurred before the effective date of the modification; and

(3) Shall recognize the modifying order of the other state, upon registration, for the purpose of enforcement. [L 1997, c 295, pt of §1; am L 2015, c 77, pt of §1]

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