Uniform Interstate Family Support Act
Registration and Modification of Child-Support Order of Another State
Registration, Enforcement and Modification of Support Order
§ 15-23.1-612 Recognition of order
modified in another state.
If a child support order issued by a tribunal of this state is modified by a
tribunal of another state which assumed jurisdiction pursuant to the Uniform
Interstate Family Support Act, a tribunal of this state:
(1) May enforce its order that was modified only as to
arrears and interest accruing before the modification;
(2) May provide other appropriate relief for violations of
its order which occurred before the effective date of the modification; and
(3) Shall recognize the modifying order of the other state,
upon registration, for the purpose of enforcement.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1997, ch. 170, § 15; P.L. 2006, ch. 69, § 2; P.L. 2006, ch. 76,