What happens if I don't respond to a notice of retained support or request a hearing?
(1) After service of a notice of retained support under WAC 388-14A-5510
, if the person, firm, corporation, association, or political subdivision or any officer or agent thereof fails to answer in a timely manner, the claim of the department is final and subject to collection action as a support debt according to chapter 74.20A
(2) To be timely, a hearing request or response must be received by the division of child support within twenty days of service of the notice.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 74.08.090
, 34.05.220. WSR 01-03-089, § 388-14A-5515, filed 1/17/01, effective 2/17/01. Formerly WAC 388-13-040 and 388-13-110.]