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518C.613 JURISDICTION TO MODIFY SUPPORT ORDER OF ANOTHER STATE WHEN INDIVIDUAL PARTIES RESIDE IN THIS STATE.

(a) If all of the parties who are individuals reside in this state and the child does not reside in the issuing state, a tribunal of this state has jurisdiction to enforce and to modify the issuing state's child support order in a proceeding to register that order.

(b) A tribunal of this state exercising jurisdiction as provided in this section shall apply sections 518C.101 to 518C.209 and 518C.601 to 518C.614 to the enforcement or modification proceeding. Sections 518C.301 to 518C.508 and 518C.701 to 518C.802 do not apply and the tribunal shall apply the procedural and substantive law of this state.

NOTE: This section was amended by Laws 2014, chapter 189, section 52, and becomes effective on the date that the United States deposits the instrument of ratification for the Hague Convention on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family Maintenance with the Hague Conference on Private International Law. Laws 2014, chapter 189, section 73. When effective the section will read:

"518C.613 JURISDICTION TO MODIFY SUPPORT ORDER OF ANOTHER STATE WHEN INDIVIDUAL PARTIES RESIDE IN THIS STATE.

(a) If all of the parties who are individuals reside in this state and the child does not reside in the issuing state, a tribunal of this state has jurisdiction to enforce and to modify the issuing state's child support order in a proceeding to register that order.

(b) A tribunal of this state exercising jurisdiction as provided in this section shall apply sections 518C.101 to 518C.209 and 518C.601 to 518C.616 to the enforcement or modification proceeding. Sections 518C.301 to 518C.508 and 518C.701 to 518C.802 do not apply and the tribunal shall apply the procedural and substantive law of this state."