518C.310 DUTIES OF STATE INFORMATION AGENCY.
(a) The unit within the Department of Human Services that receives and disseminates
incoming interstate actions under title IV-D of the Social Security Act from section
, is the State Information Agency under this chapter.
(b) The State Information Agency shall:
(1) compile and maintain a current list, including addresses, of the tribunals in this state
which have jurisdiction under this chapter and any support enforcement agencies in this state and
transmit a copy to the state information agency of every other state;
(2) maintain a register of tribunals and support enforcement agencies received from other
(3) forward to the appropriate tribunal in the place in this state in which the individual
obligee or the obligor resides, or in which the obligor's property is believed to be located, all
documents concerning a proceeding under this chapter received from an initiating tribunal or the
state information agency of the initiating state; and
(4) obtain information concerning the location of the obligor and the obligor's property
within this state not exempt from execution, by such means as postal verification and federal or
state locator services, examination of telephone directories, requests for the obligor's address from
employers, and examination of governmental records, including, to the extent not prohibited
by other law, those relating to real property, vital statistics, law enforcement, taxation, motor
vehicles, driver's licenses, and Social Security.
History: 1994 c 630 art 3 s 10; 1995 c 257 art 3 s 13; 1997 c 203 art 6 s 55