Maine Revised Statutes

§2966. Continuing jurisdiction to enforce child support order

1. Initiating tribunal to enforce.  A tribunal of this State that has issued a child support order consistent with the laws of this State may serve as an initiating tribunal to request a tribunal of another state to enforce:
A. 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 [2003, c. 436, §10 (NEW).]
B. 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. [2009, c. 95, §28 (AMD); 2009, c. 95, §87 (AFF).]
[ 2003, c. 436, §10 (NEW); 2009, c. 95, §28 (AMD); 2009, c. 95, §87 (AFF) .]
2. Responding tribunal to enforce.  A tribunal of this State having continuing jurisdiction over a support order may act as a responding tribunal to enforce the order.
[ 2003, c. 436, §10 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2003, c. 436, §10 (NEW). 2009, c. 95, §28 (AMD). 2009, c. 95, §87 (AFF).

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