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CHILD SUPPORT

See also CHILD WELFARE

Administrative process, enforcement of law, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.502

Agencies

Acknowledgment, child support enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Claimant agencies, revenue recapture, see Revenue recapture under this topic

Counties, see Child support enforcement agencies under COUNTIES

Determination by, public assistance recipients or applicants, cooperation, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Disclosure, child support, location of parties to suits, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Review by, child support enforcement, good cause exemption claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Unemployment insurance, child support deductions, costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 268.155

Alternative dispute resolution

Civil Mediation Act, inapplicability, Minn. Statutes 2005 572.40

Exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2005 494.03

Answers, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.005

Arrearages

Administrative seek employment orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.616

Arrearage collection projects, Minn. Statutes 2005 16D.04, 2005 256.9792

Collection by state, Minn. Statutes 2005 16D.04

Collection projects, Minn. Statutes 2005 16D.04, 2005 256.9792

Collections, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.6195

Community service obligations, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Community service work, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.617

Contempts, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.64, 2005 518.68

Criminal nonsupport, see same under this topic

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54

Delinquent obligors, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46, 2005 256.9792, 2005 518.575

Docketing, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.09, 2005 548.091, 2005 548.092

Drivers' licenses, suspension, Minn. Statutes 2005 171.186, 2005 518.551

Enforcement methods for nonpayment of support, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Enforcement of law, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14, 2005 518.551

Interest, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.585, 2005 518.68, 2005 548.091

Judgments, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.09, 2005 548.091, 2005 548.17

Motor vehicle liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Occupational licenses, suspension, Minn. Statutes 2005 214.101, 2005 518.551

Payment agreements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551, 2005 518.553, 2005 518.6195

Payments, Minn. Statutes 2005 119B.02, 2005 518C.604

Public assistance recipients, distribution of arrearages, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Recreational licenses, suspension, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Revenue recapture, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.6196

State student grants, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2005 136A.121

Vacation, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Assignment of rights

Arrearages, see same under this topic

Counties, child support enforcement agencies, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Direct support, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

MFIP assistance units, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.24, 2005 256J.30

Public assistance applicants or recipients, Minn. Statutes 2005 16D.02, 2005 256.741

Attorney fees

Child support orders, contempt, Minn. Statutes 2005 588.02

Contempts, Minn. Statutes 2005 588.02

Hearings, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14, 2005 518C.313

Judgments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Obligors, tax refunds, withholding for payment, Minn. Statutes 2005 289A.50

Recovery by obligees, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14, 2005 518.68

Responding tribunals, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.305

Attorney general, duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 8.35, 2005 518C.308

Attorneys, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255, 2005 518.551, 2005 518C.309

Best interests of the child, defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.17

Case reviewers, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.618

Child custody, see CHILD CUSTODY

Child support magistrates, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.617

Child welfare, see CHILD WELFARE

Child, definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54, 2005 518C.101

Children born out of wedlock

County courts, concurrent jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 487.19

Choice of law, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.604

Civil Mediation Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 572.40

Claimant agencies, see Revenue recapture under this topic

Collections, see Enforcement of law under this topic

Community service obligation, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Compliance system, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.017, 2005 256.935, 2005 256J.01

Contempts

Arrearages, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.64, 2005 518.68

Costs and attorney fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 588.02

Failure to obey orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.67, 2005 588.02

Failure to pay, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.07, 2005 518.24, 2005 543.20

Income withholding, violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.615

Medical support and insurance coverage, violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.615

Nonpayment of support, proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.617

Stipulation, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Temporary orders and restraining orders, violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.131

Contested cases

Cost-of-living adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.641

Income-withholding orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.501, 2005 518C.606, 2005 518C.607

Medical support, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Registered orders, procedure to contest validity or enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.606, 2005 518C.607

Cost-of-living adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.641, 2005 518.68

Costs and disbursements (courts)

Attorney fees, see same under this topic

Collection costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14, 2005 518.68

Court awarded, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 134A.11, 2005 357.021

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551, 2005 518C.313

Responding tribunals, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.305

Counties, see Child support enforcement agencies under COUNTIES

Court administrators, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Court costs, see Costs and disbursements (courts) under this topic

Criminal nonsupport

Contempt, Minn. Statutes 2005 588.20

Criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.375

Defense, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.375

Evidence, privileged communications, Minn. Statutes 2005 595.02

Hennepin County family court, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.65

Ramsey County family court, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.64

Custodial parents

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.003

Notice received, health insurance companies, reimbursement payments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Payments to, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.57

Custody, see CHILD CUSTODY

Data

Access, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46, 2005 256.978

Classification, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255, 2005 518.551

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46, 2005 518.255

Employment, tax, and utility records, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.978

Obligors, disclosure, publication, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46, 2005 518.575

Databases, child support system

Public assistance program personnel, access to, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46

Debtors, see Obligors under this topic

Decrees

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.005

Independence of provisions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.612

Modifications, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.64

Defenses

Nonparentage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.315

Nonpayment of support, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.612

Definitions

Arrearage collection projects, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9792

Child support judgments, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Child support payment center, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5851

Dissolution of marriage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.003, 2005 518.17, 2005 518.54, 2005 518.551

General Assistance Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 256D.02

Minnesota family investment program, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.02

Modification bonus incentives program, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.979

Revenue Recapture Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 270A.03

Unemployment insurance, Minn. Statutes 2005 268.155

Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.101, 2005 518C.102

Delinquent support, see Arrearages under this topic

Direct support, child support assignments defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Disabled persons, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.17

Disclosure

Employment, tax, and utility records, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.978

Nondisclosure in exceptional circumstances, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.312

Obligors, data, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46, 2005 518.575

Parties to suits, location, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Discovery

Assistance with, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.318

Jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.202

Disregards, Minnesota family investment program, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.37

Dissolution of marriage, see DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE

Dockets

Arrearages, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.09, 2005 548.091, 2005 548.092

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Education trust funds, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Enforcement of law

Administrative procedures, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.502

Arrearages, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14, 2005 518.551

Birth records, access to data, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.225

Collection, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46, 2005 16D.05, 2005 256.87, 2005 518.14

Computer systems, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.014

Convicts, obligations, Minn. Statutes 2005 243.23

Costs, county performance incentives, transfer of funds, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.979

County-designed work focused programs, Minn. Statutes 2005 256D.055

Court costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 134A.11, 2005 357.021

Drivers' license photographs, use, Minn. Statutes 2005 171.07

Employers, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.015

Employment, tax, and utility records, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.978

Enforcement agencies, see Child support enforcement agencies under COUNTIES

Exemptions, public assistance recipients or applicants, good cause noncompliance, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Felony nonsupport, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.375

Funding, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.979, 2005 357.021

Human Services Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.225, 2005 256.741, 2005 256.978

Income withholding, see same under this topic

Judgments, notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Lawsuits, see same under this topic

Licensing boards, suspension of licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 214.101, 2005 518.551

Liens, see same under this topic

Local social services agencies, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.07

Medical support and insurance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Medical support bonus incentives, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9791

MFIP, parental caregivers, failure to cooperate, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.08, 2005 256J.24, 2005 256J.46

Minnesota identification card photographs, use, Minn. Statutes 2005 171.07

Nonpayment of support, enforcement methods, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Nonsupport, procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.375

Orders, see under DISTRICT COURT

Parents' Social Security numbers, use, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.215

Payments made to welfare agencies, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Property tax refund claims, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 270B.14

Public assistance recipients or applicants, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Public authorities, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741, 2005 518.54, 2005 552.01

Putative fathers' adoption registry, Minn. Statutes 2005 259.52

Receivership, obligor's property, sequestering, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24

Reciprocal enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.64, 2005 484.65, 2005 487.19

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.601 to 2005 518C.608

Remedies, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.66

State student grants, ineligible in arrears, Minn. Statutes 2005 136A.121

Support enforcement agencies, see Child support enforcement agencies under COUNTIES

Tax returns, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 270B.14

Third parties, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.015

Vital statistics office, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.215

Work reporting system data, access and disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.998

Establishment and modification bonus incentives program, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.979

Evidence

Failure to obey order, contempt, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24

Jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.202

Procedures, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.316

Public assistance recipients or applicants, good cause exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Rules of evidence, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.316

Expenses, see Costs and disbursements (courts) under this topic

Extradition, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.801, 2005 518C.802

Failure to pay

Arrearages, see same under this topic

Contempt of court, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24, 2005 518.617

Cost recovery fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Criminal nonsupport, see same under this topic

Enforcement of law, see same under this topic

Failure to obey orders, see Orders under DISTRICT COURT

Local social services agencies, compelling payment, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.07

Sequestration of property, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24

Family courts, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.64

Fees, see Costs and disbursements (courts) under this topic

Fines, medical support and insurance coverage, employers and unions, failure to comply with orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Forms

Cost-of-living adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Execution procedure, creditor's duty to change, Minn. Statutes 2005 550.135

Modification of orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.64

Notices, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

State court administrator, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Guardians, actions by, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.302

Health and accident insurance, see Medical support and insurance coverage under this topic

Hearings

Attorney fees and collection costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14, 2005 518C.313

Default payments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.614

Dissolution of marriage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.178

Expedited child support hearing process, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.702, 2005 484.72, 2005 518.5513, 2005 552.06

Hennepin County, Minn. Statutes 2005 383B.613, 2005 484.65

Immunity, petitioners, limited immunity, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.314

Inappropriate tribunals, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.306

Incentive awards, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.979

Income exclusion

Child care programs, Minn. Statutes 2005 119B.02

Property tax refunds, Minn. Statutes 2005 290A.03

Income withholding only services, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54

Income withholding

Administrative enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.502, 2005 518C.508

Ambulance service personnel longevity award and incentive program, Minn. Statutes 2005 144E.47

Binding orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.615

Contest by obligor, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.506

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.6111, 2005 518C.501, 2005 518C.606, 2005 518C.607

Deferred compensation, state plan, Minn. Statutes 2005 352.96

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54, 2005 518.6111, 2005 518C.101

Elective state officers retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2005 352C.09

Employers

Civil liability, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.504

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.614 to 2005 518.615

Failure to withhold, administrative penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.07

Orders of other states, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.5025

Enforcement method for nonpayment of support, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Foreign states, recognition of orders of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.501

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.6111, 2005 518.646

Hennepin County supplemental retirement program, Minn. Statutes 2005 383B.51

Judges retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2005 490.126

Legislators retirement plan, Minn. Statutes 2005 3A.13

Local firefighter relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2005 423A.16

Local police relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2005 423A.16

Minneapolis employees retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2005 422A.24

Minneapolis Police Relief Association, Minn. Statutes 2005 423B.17

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2005 352.15

Multiple orders, compliance with, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.503

Noncompliance penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.505

Notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54, 2005 518.68

Public employees retirement system, Minn. Statutes 2005 353.15

Registration for enforcement of orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.601 to 2005 518C.608

Teachers retirement, Minneapolis, Saint Paul, and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2005 354A.11

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2005 354.10

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.615

Volunteer firefighter relief associations, Minn. Statutes 2005 424A.02

Income

Attachment, Minn. Statutes 2005 550.143, 2005 550.37, 2005 570.025, 2005 570.026

Attorney's summary executions, Minn. Statutes 2005 551.04, 2005 551.05

Debts owed to state, setoff exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2005 16D.16

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 119B.011, 2005 256D.02, 2005 518.54, 2005 518C.101

Determination of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Garnishment, Minn. Statutes 2005 550.143, 2005 550.37, 2005 570.025, 2005 570.026

Medical assistance, treatment, Minn. Statutes 2005 256B.056

MFIP, treatment, participants, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.33

Net income, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Tax returns, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Initiating tribunals, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.203, 2005 518C.304

Injunctions, temporary and restraining orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.131

Interstate Family Support Act, see Uniform Interstate Family Support Act under this topic

IV-D cases, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255, 2005 518.54

Judgments

Administrative renewal, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Appeals, administrative penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.07

Arrearages, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.09 to 2005 548.092, 2005 548.17

Attorney fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Children receiving public assistance, orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Collection costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Contents, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.66

Custody orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.17, 2005 518.183

Docketing, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Execution by public authority, Minn. Statutes 2005 552.01 to 2005 552.06

Execution on judgment debtor's earnings, Minn. Statutes 2005 550.136

Failure to pay, entry of judgment, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.66

Foreign judgments, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Forms, see same under this topic

Garnishment of wages, Minn. Statutes 2005 256B.35, 2005 571.75, 2005 571.922

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.005

Incorrectly docketed judgments, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Levy on earnings of judgment debtor, limits, Minn. Statutes 2005 551.06

Liens on real property, Minn. Statutes 2005 508.63, 2005 508A.63, 2005 548.091

Local social services agency, subrogation to, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.07

Modification or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.68

Notices, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551, 2005 518.68

Obligors, misidentification, correction of errors, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091

Satisfaction of judgment, Minn. Statutes 2005 548.091, 2005 548.15

Unpaid support, notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68, 2005 543.20

Jurisdiction

Continuing, exclusive jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.205, 2005 518C.206, 2005 518C.207

County courts, concurrent jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 487.19

Discovery, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.202

Evidence, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.202

Foreign jurisdictions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.310

Indian tribes, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.310

Modification of orders of another state, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.613

Nonresidents, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.201, 2005 518C.202

Simultaneous proceedings in another state, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.204

Law, choice of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.604

Lawsuits

Conciliation courts, no jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 491A.01

County attorneys, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.11

De facto custodians, Minn. Statutes 2005 257C.02

Dependent children not receiving public assistance, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Disclosure, parties to suits, location, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Minor parents, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.302

Public assistance, recovery of money, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.019

Recognition of parentage, basis, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.75

Third party custodians, Minn. Statutes 2005 257C.02

Legal services

Attorneys, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255, 2005 518.551, 2005 518C.309

Public authority, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255

Liability

Dependent children not receiving public assistance, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Employers, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.615

Limitations and downward deviation from guidelines, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.66

Nonsupport, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.375

Obligees, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Obligors, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Woman's Right to Know Act, notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 145.4242

Licensing boards

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Suspension of licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 214.101

Liens

Motor vehicles, see Liens under MOTOR VEHICLES

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.57

Loss of support, economic loss

Crime victim reparations, Minn. Statutes 2005 611A.52, 2005 611A.53

Magistrates

Appointment, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.702

Licensing boards, suspension of licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 214.101

Notice given, orders and agreements, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2005 171.186

Qualifications and training, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.702

State employees, Minn. Statutes 2005 484.702

Marriage dissolution law, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.66

Mediation

Alternative dispute resolution, see same under this topic

Civil Mediation Act, inapplicability, Minn. Statutes 2005 572.40

Medical support and insurance coverage

Administrative process, enforcement of law, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.502

Bonus incentives, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9791

Court orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.5513

Employers, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.615

Expedited process, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5513

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Health and accident insurance companies, Minn. Statutes 2005 62A.046, 2005 518.171

Health insurance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.17

MinnesotaCare enrollees, cooperation, Minn. Statutes 2005 256L.04

Modifications, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.64

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.1751, 2005 518.615

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.615

Medical support bonus incentives, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9791

Missing persons, receivers, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 576.13

Modifications

Foreign states, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.609 to 2005 518C.613

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.64

Issuing tribunal, notice of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.614

Jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.206, 2005 518C.613

Limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.68

Medical support and insurance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.64

Notification of address or residence change, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.55, 2005 518.68

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.64, 2005 518C.611

Recognition of parentage, effect, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.75

Registration, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.609, 2005 518C.610

Subsequent children, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Motions

Cost-of-living adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.641

Dependent children not receiving public assistance, support, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Modification, court fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 357.021

Payments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Net income, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Nonresidents, jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.201, 2005 518C.202

Notice

Contents, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Cost-of-living adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.641

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.55, 2005 518.68

Sufficiency of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.111

Obligees

Attorney fees, recovery of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.14, 2005 518.68

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54, 2005 518C.101

Health and accident insurance, Minn. Statutes 2005 62A.046

Liability, medical support and insurance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Medical assistance recipients, Minn. Statutes 2005 256B.0635, 2005 256B.35

MFIP participants, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741, 2005 256B.0635

Multiple child support orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.208

Notice received, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.55, 2005 518.551, 2005 518.68

Public assistance recipients, distributions to, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.741

Obligors

Arrearages, Minn. Statutes 2005 16D.04, 2005 256.9792

Community service work experience program, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.997

Death, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.997

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54, 2005 518C.101

Delinquent, publication of names of, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46, 2005 518.575

Demands for relief from obligation, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.26

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Financial data provided to public authorities, Minn. Statutes 2005 13B.06

Human services data, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46

Injury, child support obligor community service work experience program, claims, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.997

Leaving state, receivers for, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 576.13

Liability, medical support and insurance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Notice given, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87, 2005 518.55, 2005 518.68

Notice received

Court orders, medical support and insurance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171

Drivers' licenses, suspension for arrearages, Minn. Statutes 2005 171.186

License suspension, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Publication of names of delinquent obligors, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.575

Tax refunds, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2005 289A.50

Parents of MFIP minor caregivers, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.396

Payment agreements, noncompliance, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Payments by, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9792, 2005 518.551

Promise to render support, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.72

Property tax refund claims, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 270B.14

Reunification with families, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Satisfaction of obligation, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Sequestration of personal property, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24

Tax liens, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9792

Tax refunds, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2005 289A.50

Tax returns, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 270B.14

Unemployment insurance benefit applicants, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 268.155

Wages, withholding, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9792

Orders, see Orders under DISTRICT COURT

Overpayments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.642

Parentage

Defense, nonparentage as, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.315

Determination, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.201, 2005 518C.311, 2005 518C.701

Expedited process, orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5513

Parental contribution, deduction

Mentally retarded and related condition children, boarding care costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 252.27

Parental rights, deprivation of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Parents, award as support money, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.55

Parties to suits

Location, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.87

Notice received, rights, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Paternity, see PATERNITY

Payments

Administrative seek employment orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.616

Agreements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.553

Arrearages, see same under this topic

Child care costs, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.979, 2005 518.551

Child support payment center, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5851 to 2005 518.5853

Choice of law governing, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.604

Cost-of-living adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.641, 2005 518.68

Counties, child support enforcement agencies, duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.979, 2005 256.9791, 2005 518.551

Credit for, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.209

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5851

Determination of amount, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Distribution data, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.46

Enforcement methods for nonpayment, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Enforcement of law, see same under this topic

Escrow account, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.614

Failure to pay, see same under this topic

Guidelines, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Income

Determination, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Exclusion, dependent care credit, Minn. Statutes 2005 290.067

Withholding, see Income withholding under this topic

Income of ineligible MFIP household members, disregards, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.37

Interest on late support, notice, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.585

Lump sum payments, orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.66

Medical support and insurance coverage, see same under this topic

MFIP, income exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.21

Notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Overpayments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.642

Parents of MFIP minor caregivers, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.396

Public agency, payments to, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551, 2005 518.68

Receipt and disbursement of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.319

Satisfaction of obligation, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.57

Seasonal income, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.57

Security for, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24

Stay of service, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.614

Temporary support, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.131, 2005 518.62, 2005 518B.01

Unemployment insurance, child support deductions, Minn. Statutes 2005 268.155

Unpaid child support, see Arrearages under this topic

Personal property taxes

Delinquent taxes, liens or levies for, Minn. Statutes 2005 277.20, 2005 277.21

Petitions

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.005, 2005 518C.311

Immunity for petitions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.314

Support orders, established, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.401

Pleadings

Contents of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5513

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.005, 2005 518C.311

Service of, Rules of Civil Procedure, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.64

Support orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.401

Power of attorney, see Family maintenance under POWER OF ATTORNEY

Presumptions, support payments

Guidelines, rebuttable presumptions, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Private counsel, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255, 2005 518.551, 2005 518C.309

Proceedings

Fees, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.005

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.301

Lawsuits, see same under this topic

Parentage determination, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.701

Simultaneous in another state, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.204

Public assistance, IV-D cases, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255, 2005 518.54

Public authorities

Access to data, municipal electric utility customer data, Minn. Statutes 2005 13.685

Child and medical support orders, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5513

Cost recovery fees, collection, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54

Duties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551, 2005 518.614

Expedited process, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5513

Income withholding, employer sanctions, Minn. Statutes 2005 393.07

Legal services, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255

Notice given, license suspension, obligors, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Notice to, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Parentage orders, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.5513

Payments made to, date of payment, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Public information and education programs, Minn. Statutes 2005 8.35

Ramsey County, Minn. Statutes 2005 383A.404, 2005 484.64

Receivers and receivership, sequestration of obligor's personal estate and real estate, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24

Recipients, see Obligees under this topic

Registering tribunals

Notice given, registration of support or income-withholding orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.605

Reimbursements, Minnesota family investment program, pass-throughs, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.02

Remedies

Collection and enforcement, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.66

Tax collection, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9792

Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.103

Reopening support awards, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Responding tribunals

Duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.203, 2005 518C.303, 2005 518C.305

Restraining orders, temporary, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.131

Revenue recapture

Child support enforcement as claimant agency, Minn. Statutes 2005 270A.03

Claims, priority, Minn. Statutes 2005 270A.10

Exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2005 256.9792

Procedures, Minn. Statutes 2005 270A.07

Rules, Minn. Statutes 2005 270A.12

Rules and regulations

Notice requirements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Revenue recapture, Minn. Statutes 2005 270A.12

Rules of Civil Procedure of district court, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.005

Sequestration, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.24

Service of process

Addresses, access to, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.255

Employees, Minn. Statutes 2005 543.20

Medical support and insurance coverage, court orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.1751

Modification of orders, pleadings, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.64

Notice of order for withholding support or maintenance payments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.646

Postsecondary students, Minn. Statutes 2005 543.20

Social Security numbers, Minn. Statutes 2005 144.215, 2005 256.741, 2005 518.5513

Standby or temporary custody of children, Minn. Statutes 2005 257B.02

State information agency, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.101, 2005 518C.310

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.66

Stay of service, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.614

Stipulations, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Support enforcement agencies, see Child support enforcement agencies under COUNTIES

Support money

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.54

Seasonal income, payments, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.57

Support orders, see Orders under DISTRICT COURT

Temporary support

Domestic Abuse Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 518B.01

Marriage dissolution, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.131, 2005 518.62

Orders, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.62

Parenting plans, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.131

Termination, recognition of parentage

Orders vacating, Minn. Statutes 2005 257.75

Tribunals

Communications between, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.317

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.101, 2005 518C.102

Inappropriate, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.306

Initiating tribunals, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.101, 2005 518C.203, 2005 518C.304

Payments received, disbursements, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.319

Registering tribunals, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.101, 2005 518C.605

Responding tribunals, see same under this topic

Trust funds, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Trustees, appointment to receive payments for remittance, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.61

Unearned income, child support defined as, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.02

Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, Minn. Statutes 2005 518C.101 to 2005 518C.902, 2005 518C.901

Verification

Child care assistance applicants, Minn. Statutes 2005 119B.025

MFIP applicants, Minn. Statutes 2005 256J.32

Violations and penalties

Arrearages, see same under this topic

Attorneys, misconduct, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.551

Contempts, see same under this topic

Failure to support child, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 609.375

Income withholding, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.615

Insurance producers, failure to comply with court order, effect on license, Minn. Statutes 2005 60K.43

Medical support and insurance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.171, 2005 518.615

Nonsupport, criminal penalties, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Parental or custodial rights, deprivation of, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.68

Visitation, see PARENTING TIME

Waivers, notification of address or residence change, Minn. Statutes 2005 518.55