INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: 2006 Change to the Washington Service Members' Civil Relief Act, RCW 38.42.050.
Effective Date: May 19, 2006.
Document Description: This notice explains to the division of child support (DCS) staff that the legislature amended the Washington State Service Members' Civil Relief Act (SCRA). This amendment provides staff with a tool to help determine if one of the parties on an IV-D case is entitled to the protections of the SCRA. The SCRA is effective June 7, 2006.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Fran Ferry, Division of Child Support, P.O. Box 11520, Tacoma, WA 98411-5520, phone (360) 664-5322, TDD (360) 753-9122, fax (360) 586-3274, e-mail FFerry@dshs.wa.gov.
May 23, 2006