2007 ORS § 25.160¹
Referral of support cases by district attorney to department
  • duration of collection services

(1) For the purposes of ORS 25.020 (When support payment to be made to Department of Justice), 25.030 (When payment payable to bank account or escrow agent), 25.070 (Order may include payment of support enforcement fees), 25.080 (Entity primarily responsible for support enforcement services), 25.085 (Service on obligee) and 25.130 (Election of alternative support payment method) to 25.160 (Referral of support cases by district attorney to department), all support cases shall be referred by the district attorney to the Department of Justice for provision of collection, accounting and disbursement services when a written application for enforcement is made to the district attorney or the Division of Child Support and the case qualifies for support enforcement services under federal regulations and state law.

(2) The Department of Justice shall continue collection, accounting and disbursement services for any case referred under subsection (1) of this section until notified by the district attorney or the Division of Child Support that enforcement action has been discontinued. [Formerly 23.825 [bad link]; 1997 c.704 §22; 1999 c.80 §82]