WVC 48 - 16 - 613
§48-16-613. Jurisdiction to modify child support order of another
state when individual parties reside in this state.
(a) If all of the parties who are individuals reside in this
state and the child does not reside in the issuing state, a
tribunal of this state has jurisdiction to enforce and to modify
the issuing state's child support order in a proceeding to register
(b) A tribunal of this state exercising jurisdiction under
this section shall apply the provisions of parts I [§48-16-101 et
seq.] and II [§48-16-201 et seq.], and the procedural and
substantive law of this state to the proceeding for enforcement or
modification. Parts III, IV, V, VII and VIII [§§48-16-301 et seq.
through §§48-16-501 et seq. and §§48-16-701 et seq. and §§48-16-801
et seq.] do not apply.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
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