Chapter 26.18 RCW

CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT

Sections
Legislative findings.
Definitions.
ApplicationLiberal construction.
Other civil and criminal remedies applicable.
Support or maintenance proceedings.
Failure to comply with support or maintenance orderContempt actionOrder to show causeBench warrantContinuing jurisdiction.
Child support liens.
Mandatory wage assignmentPetition or motion.
Wage assignment orderIssuanceInformation transmitted to state support registry.
Wage assignment orderContentsAmountsApportionment of disbursements.
Wage assignment orderForm.
Wage assignment orderEmployer's answer, duties, and liabilityPriorities.
Wage assignment orderEmployer's answerForm.
Wage assignment orderService.
Hearing to quash, modify, or terminate wage assignment orderGroundsAlternate payment plan.
Bond or other security.
Costs.
Medical supportEnforcementRules.
Liability of employer or unionPenalties.
Compensation paid by agency, self-insurer, social security administration, or veterans' administration on behalf of child.
Child support data report.
Standard court formsMandatory use.
Residential time summary report form.
Extension of rights and responsibilitiesDomestic partnerships.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
NOTES:
Child support registry: Chapter 26.23 RCW.
Domestic violence prevention: Chapter 26.50 RCW.
Family abandonment, penalty: RCW 26.20.030.
Family nonsupport, penalty: RCW 26.20.035.
Homestead subject to execution for child support or spousal maintenance: RCW 6.13.080.