Current through Vol. 39, No. 14, April 01, 2022
Oklahoma Department of Human Services Child Support Services (CSS) sends a
notice, referred to as the Notice and Order of Child Support Lien or annual
notice, per Section
of Title 56 of the Oklahoma Statutes (56 O.S. §
) to noncustodial parents (NCP) and custodial persons (CP) in Title IV-D cases
at least once every 12 months, unless the amount of past due support
has been determined in a court proceeding within the past twelve
notice includes directions for the NCP to make specified monthly payments to
satisfy past-due support. The annual notice requests two separate monthly
payments on past due support: one temporary payment and one permanent payment.
(1) The temporary monthly payment on past due
support is a payment that is effective when the annual notice is issued and is
included on an Income Withholding Order (IWO).
(2) The permanent monthly payment on past due
support is a payment that is effective after the time period for administrative
review has passed. After the time period for administrative review has passed,
CSS issues an amended IWO that includes the permanent monthly payment on past
To promote healthy
families, CSS sets a temporary and permanent monthly payment on past due
support appropriate to the obligor's circumstances, according to the best
evidence available per Oklahoma Administrative Code
temporary monthly payment on past due support does not exceed 25 percent of the
last order addressing current support.
(c) The initial notice is served on the NCP
per 12 O.S. §
When there is an address of record (AOR) on file with the Central Case Registry
per 43 O.S. §
the notice may be served by regular mail at the AOR. Subsequent notices may be
served by regular mail with a certificate of mailing to the last AOR. The
initial notice and subsequent annual notices are sent to the CP by regular mail
with a certificate of mailing.
The annual notice sent to the NCP must not include the CP's address or
employer's name and address. The annual notice sent to the CP must not include
the NCP's address or employer's name and address.
(e) The NCP or CP may timely request in
writing, an administrative review of the annual notice per 56 O.S. §
When all disputed issues are not settled at the administrative review, CSS sets
the matter for hearing.
Okla. Admin. Code
Added at 17 Ok Reg 2426, eff 7-1-00 ; Amended at 19 Ok
Reg 192, eff 10-30-01 (emergency) ; Amended at 19 Ok Reg 1746, eff 7-1-02 ;
Amended at 21 Ok Reg 1344, eff 7-1-04 ; Amended at 22 Ok Reg 1221, eff 7-1-05 ;
Amended at 23 Ok Reg 1842, eff 7-1-06 ; Amended at 30 Ok Reg 649, eff
Register, Volume 33, Issue 24, September 1, 2016, eff.
Register, Volume 34, Issue 24, September 1, 2017, eff.