Current through Vol. 39, No. 14, April 01, 2022
of Title 56 of the Oklahoma Statutes authorizes the Director of the Oklahoma
Department of Human Services (OKDHS) to appoint and commission peace officers
to conduct investigations and assist in prosecuting court proceedings related
to child support. Peace officers of Oklahoma Child Support Services (OCSS)
serve civil process and execute, arrest warrants and other court orders in
cases in which OKDHS is a party or participant.
(b) Peace officers may be authorized to
possess and use firearms while performing their official OKDHS duties. Firearms
are carried in compliance with applicable state and federal laws.
(c) This Subchapter does not apply to peace
officers employed by entities under contract or agreement with OCSS.
Okla. Admin. Code
Added at 9 Ok Reg 1413,
eff 3-23-92 (emergency); Added at 10 Ok Reg 1809, eff 5-13-93; Amended at 17 Ok
Reg 2426, eff 7-1-00; Amended at 23 Ok Reg 1842, eff 7-1-06; Amended at 26 Ok
Reg 1245, eff 7-1-09