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Chapter 74.20A RCW


PurposeRemedies additional.
Department subrogated to rights for supportEnforcement actionsCertain parents exempt.
Augmentation of paternity establishment services.
Notice of support debtService or mailingContentsAction on, when.
Notice and finding of financial responsibility of responsible parentServiceHearingDecisionsRules.
Notice and finding of financial responsibility pursuant to an affidavit of paternityProcedure for contestingRules.
Jurisdiction over responsible parent.
Modification of administrative orders establishing child supportPetitionGroundsProcedure.
Assertion of lienEffect.
Service of lien.
Order to withhold and deliverIssuance and serviceContentsEffectDuties of person servedProcessing fee.
Certain amount of earnings exempt from lien or order"Earnings" and "disposable earnings" defined.
Support enforcement servicesAction against earnings within stateNotice.
Civil liability upon failure to comply with order or lienCollection.
Release of excess to debtor.
Banks, savings and loan associations, credit unionsService on main office or branch, effectCollection actions against community bank account, right to adjudicative proceeding.
Distraint, seizure and sale of property subject to liens under RCW 74.20A.060Procedure.
Action for foreclosure of support lienSatisfaction.
Satisfaction of lien after foreclosure proceedings institutedRedemption.
Secretary may set debt payment schedule, release funds in certain hardship cases.
Secretary may release lien or order or return seized propertyEffect.
Secretary may make demand, file and serve liens, when payments appear in jeopardy.
Request for assistance on automated enforcement of interstate caseCertification required.
Judicial relief after administrative remedies exhausted.
Charging off child support debts as uncollectibleCompromiseWaiver of any bar to collection.
Employee debtor rights protectedRemedies.
Assignment of earnings to be honoredEffectProcessing fee.
Secretary empowered to act as attorney, endorse drafts.
Industrial insurance disability payments subject to collection by office of support enforcement.
Department claim for support moneysNoticeAnswerAdjudicative proceedingJudicial reviewMoneys not subject to claim.
Support payments in possession of third partiesCollection.
Department to respect privacy of recipients.
Applicant for adjudicative proceeding must advise department of current address.
Medical supportHealth insurance coverage required.
Federal and state cooperationRulesConstruction.
License suspensionNotice of noncompliance with a child support orderLicense renewal and reinstatement.
License suspensionAdjudicative proceeding.
License suspensionCertification of noncompliance.
License suspensionPayment schedule arrangements.
License suspensionRules.
License suspensionAgreements between department and licensing entitiesIdentification of responsible parents.
NoncomplianceNoticeFinesLicense suspensionHearingsRules.
Records accessConfidentialityNonliabilityPenalty for noncompliance.
Financial institution data matches.
SeverabilityAlternative when method of notification held invalid.
Savings clause.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.
Birth certificateEstablishing paternity: RCW 70.58.080.
Child support enforcement: Chapter 26.18 RCW.
Child support registry: Chapter 26.23 RCW.