Support of Children [See Title 16 Chapter 97 The Rhode Island Board
of Education Act]
§ 15-9-5 Duty of department to parent.
(a) Prior to filing a claim pursuant to § 15-9-1, the department shall
seek the cooperation of the person from whom reimbursement for support and
maintenance may be sought.
(b) The department shall inform the person that he or she
does not, for good cause, have to cooperate. The department shall explain to
the person his or her rights and obligations, including good cause for refusal
to cooperate, as set forth in 45 C.F.R. 232.41 et seq.
(c) The department shall promulgate rules, regulations, and
procedures to implement this section.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1990, ch. 65, art. 38, § 2.)