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Incarceration/Prisoner Reentry

Justice Department Announces Resources to Reform Practices

Published: March 21, 2016

DOJ resources to reform practices for assessing ability to pay as part of enforcement efforts to collect fees and fines

NPRM: Flexibility, Efficiency, and Modernization in Child Support Enforcement Programs

Published: November 17, 2014

The NPRM updates existing rules and proposes changes that will help modernize the Child Support Enforcement program

Realistic Child Support Orders for Incarcerated Parents

Published: June 20, 2012

Highlights opportunities to encourage incarcerated parents to engage with the child support system

Access to Justice Innovations

Published: June 20, 2012

Profiles child support access to justice innovations including court facilitators, self-help hotlines, and online tools

OCSE Grants Involving Child Support and Judicial Collaboration

Published: September 24, 2007

Lessons learned from 1115 and SIP grants involving collaboration between child support agencies and courts

Noncustodial Parents: Summaries of Research, Grants and Practices

Published: August 27, 2009

Summary of research projects on NCPs assuming financial and emotional responsibility for their children

NPRM - Optional Exceptions to the Child Support Guidelines

Published: September 23, 2020

Request for comment on optional exceptions in guidelines to treating incarceration as voluntary unemployment

Jobs Not Jail

Published: October 5, 2015

Graphically displays cost-benefit differences between providing job services and jail

National Financial Capability Month

Published: April 14, 2015

Announces April 2015 as Financial Capability Month, and distributes related information and resources

State by State - How to Change a Child Support Order

Published: March 5, 2014

Provides state-specific information on how to change a child support order


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