518C.606 PROCEDURE TO CONTEST VALIDITY OR ENFORCEMENT OF
(a) A nonregistering party seeking to contest the validity or enforcement of a registered
order in this state shall request a hearing within 20 days after notice of the registration. The
nonregistering party may seek to vacate the registration, to assert any defense to an allegation of
noncompliance with the registered order, or to contest the remedies being sought or the amount of
any alleged arrearages pursuant to section
(b) If the nonregistering party fails to contest the validity or enforcement of the registered
order in a timely manner, the order is confirmed by operation of law.
(c) If a nonregistering party requests a hearing to contest the validity or enforcement of the
registered order, the registering tribunal shall schedule the matter for hearing and give notice to
the parties of the date, time, and place of the hearing.
History: 1994 c 630 art 6 s 6; 1997 c 245 art 3 s 16