(1) Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, this section applies to all proceedings under this chapter.
(2) This chapter provides for the following proceedings:
(a) Establishment of an order for spousal support or child support pursuant to ORS 110.392;
(b) Enforcement of a support order and income-withholding order of another state without registration pursuant to ORS 110.394 to 110.402;
(c) Registration of an order for spousal support or child support of another state for enforcement pursuant to ORS 110.405 to 110.437;
(d) Modification of an order for child support or spousal support issued by a tribunal of this state pursuant to ORS 110.324, 110.327 and 110.330;
(e) Registration of an order for child support of another state for modification pursuant to ORS 110.405 to 110.437;
(f) Determination of parentage pursuant to ORS 110.438; and
(g) Assertion of jurisdiction over nonresidents pursuant to ORS 110.318 and 110.321.
(3) An individual petitioner or a support enforcement agency may commence a proceeding authorized under this chapter by filing a petition in an initiating tribunal for forwarding to a responding tribunal or by filing a petition or a comparable pleading directly in a tribunal of another state that has or can obtain personal jurisdiction over the respondent. [1993 c.449 §13; 1999 c.80 §51]Section: Previous 110.324 110.327 110.328 110.330 110.333 110.336 110.339 110.342 110.345 110.348 110.349 110.351 110.354 110.357 110.360 Next
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