Part heading added by L 2015, c 77, pt of §1.
§576B-615 Jurisdiction to modify child support order of foreign country. (a) Except as otherwise provided in section 576B-711, if a foreign country lacks or refuses to exercise jurisdiction to modify its child support order pursuant to its laws, a tribunal of this State may assume jurisdiction to modify the child support order and bind all individuals subject to the personal jurisdiction of the tribunal whether the consent to modification of a child support order otherwise required of the individual pursuant to section 576B-611 has been given or whether the individual seeking modification is a resident of this State or the foreign country.
(b) An order issued by a tribunal of this State modifying a foreign child support order pursuant to this section is the controlling order. [L 2015, c 77, pt of §1]Section: Previous 576b-608 576b-609 576b-610 576b-611 576b-612 576b-613 576b-614 576b-615 576b-616 576b-701 576b-702 576b-703 576b-704 576b-705 576b-706 Next
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