2013 ORS § 25.381¹
Establishing income withholding as method of paying support
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(1) Whenever services are being provided under ORS 25.080 (Entity primarily responsible for support enforcement services), support rights are not and have not at any time during the past five months been assigned to this or another state, and no arrearages under a support order are so assigned, the administrator shall provide, upon request of an obligor or obligee, services sufficient to permit establishment of income withholding under ORS 25.378 (Payment of support by income withholding), including services necessary to establish a support payment record under ORS 25.164 (Payment of support through Department of Justice) and 25.167 (Procedure for determining arrearages).

(2) Regardless of whether services are being provided under ORS 25.080 (Entity primarily responsible for support enforcement services), the administrator shall provide, upon request of an obligor or obligee, services sufficient to permit establishment of income withholding under ORS 25.378 (Payment of support by income withholding):

(a) For the payment of child support without the necessity of an application for support enforcement services under Title IV-D of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 651 et seq.); and

(b) For the payment of spousal support if the obligee is receiving supplemental nutrition assistance or any other form of public assistance, as defined in ORS 411.010 (Definitions), from the Department of Human Services or medical assistance, as defined in ORS 414.025 (Definitions for ORS chapters 411, 413 and 414), from the department or the Oregon Health Authority. [Formerly 25.340; 2001 c.900 §8; 2003 c.73 §31; 2005 c.265 §1; 2009 c.599 §15; 2013 c.688 §7]