Child Support Professionals

OCSE partners with state, tribal and local child support agencies and others to encourage parental responsibility so that children receive financial, emotional, and medical support from both parents, even when they live in separate households.  We promote effective child support enforcement tools coupled with quality customer service.


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Responses to FAQs and other resources for child support programs

Text of Intergovernmental Reference Guide (IRG)

State, tribal, and international policy guidance and contact information

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Resources for implementing or enhancing a child support-led employment service program

Training

Intergovernmental Forms

International Case Processing

View international case processing training materials developed to help trainers, central registry staff and caseworkers process international child support cases under UIFSA 2008.

Interstate Case Processing

View interstate case processing training materials developed to help trainers, central registry staff and caseworkers understand interstate principles under UIFSA and federal rules.

Securing Child Support Data

View the video Visit disclaimer page developed for state child support agencies on how to protect Federal Parent Locator Service, federal tax, and state child support data from unauthorized access or disclosure.

Top Child Support Professionals Resources

February 2021 Child Support Report

February 18, 2021

Highlights Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, Michigan's results with paid advertising, and a successful employment program in Maryland 

Read February 2021 Child Support Report

Open Comment Period – Administrative Subpoena and Notice of Lien

January 7, 2021

Notice of the 60-day public comment period for the Lien and subpoena forms under the Paperwork Reduction Act

Read Open Comment Period – Administrative Subpoena and Notice of Lien

Final Rule: Child Support Technical Corrections

June 9, 2020

Issues final rule to remove outdated regulations, address policy clarifications and corrections, and make conforming amendments

Read Final Rule: Child Support Technical Corrections

2020 Revisions to the IWO Form and Instructions

October 1, 2020

Announces the 2020 revisions to the IWO form and instructions which expires on 9/30/2023

Read 2020 Revisions to the IWO Form and Instructions

FY 2019 Preliminary Data Report

June 23, 2020

Announces the release of the FY 2019 Preliminary Data Report and includes Excel data tables

Read FY 2019 Preliminary Data Report

Section 1115 Waivers

April 2, 2020

Provides guidance on Section 1115 waivers to state and tribal child support agenicies

Read Section 1115 Waivers

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