INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: Interstate cases and Oregon's "Child Attending School" law.
Effective Date: June 27, 2006.
Document Description: This policy clarification memo explains to the division of child support (DCS) staff that Oregon state law authorizes the continued enforcement of child support for a child over age eighteen who is still enrolled in school. It tells staff how to handle interstate cases between Washington and Oregon when DCS is enforcing an Oregon child support order and the Oregon IV-D agency is asking DCS to continue to enforce the order for a child over age eighteen.
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.
July 3, 2006