§15-23.1-206  Continuing jurisdiction to enforce child support order. –

Link to law: http://webserver.rilin.state.ri.us/Statutes/TITLE15/15-23.1/15-23.1-206.HTM
Published: 2015

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TITLE 15

Domestic Relations

CHAPTER 15-23.1

Uniform Interstate Family Support Act

ARTICLE 15-23.1-201

Jurisdiction

SECTION 15-23.1-206



   § 15-23.1-206  Continuing jurisdiction to

enforce child support order. –

(a) A tribunal of this state that has issued a child-support order consistent

with the law of this state may serve as an initiating tribunal to request a

tribunal of another state to enforce:



   (1) The order, if the order is the controlling order, and has

not been modified by a tribunal of another state that assumed jurisdiction

pursuant to the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act; or



   (2) A money judgment for arrears of support and interest on

the order accrued before a determination that an order of a tribunal of another

state is the controlling order.



   (b) A tribunal of this state having continuing jurisdiction

over a support order may act as a responding tribunal to enforce the order.



History of Section.

(P.L. 1997, ch. 170, § 15; P.L. 2006, ch. 69, § 2; P.L. 2006, ch. 76,

§ 2; P.L. 2011, ch. 243, § 1; P.L. 2011, ch. 263, § 1.)