Washington Support Enforcement Statute

Chapter 26.18 RCW Child support enforcement

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RCW Sections

26.18.010 Legislative findings.

26.18.020 Definitions.

26.18.030 Application — Liberal construction.

26.18.035 Other civil and criminal remedies applicable.

26.18.040 Support or spousal maintenance proceedings.

26.18.050 Failure to comply with support or spousal maintenance order — Contempt action — Order to show cause — Bench
warrant–Continuing jurisdiction.

26.18.055 Child support liens.

26.18.070 Mandatory wage assignment — Petition or motion.

26.18.080 Wage assignment order — Issuance — Information transmitted to state support registry.

26.18.090 Wage assignment order — Contents — Amounts — Apportionment of disbursements.

26.18.100 Wage assignment order — Form.

26.18.110 Wage assignment order — Employer’s answer, duties, and liability — Priorities.

26.18.120 Wage assignment order — Employer’s answer — Form.

26.18.130 Wage assignment order — Service.

26.18.140 Hearing to quash, modify, or terminate wage assignment order — Grounds — Alternate payment plan.

26.18.150 Bond or other security.

26.18.160 Costs.

26.18.170 Health insurance coverage — Enforcement.

26.18.180 Liability of employer or union — Penalties.

26.18.190 Compensation paid by agency, self-insurer, or social security administration on behalf of child.

26.18.210 Child support order summary report form.

26.18.220 Standard court forms — Mandatory use.

26.18.900 Severability — 1984 c 260.

 

Notes:

Child support registry: Chapter 26.23 RCW.

Family abandonment, penalty: RCW 26.20.030.

Family nonsupport, penalty: RCW 26.20.035.

Homestead subject to execution for child support or spousal maintenance: RCW 6.13.080.