WVC 48 - 16 - 614
§48-16-614. Notice to issuing tribunal of modification.
Within thirty days after issuance of a modified child support
order, the party obtaining the modification shall file a certified
copy of the order with the issuing tribunal which had continuing,
exclusive jurisdiction over the earlier order and in each tribunal
in which the party knows that earlier order has been registered.
Failure of the party obtaining the order to file a certified copy
as required subjects that party to appropriate sanctions by a
tribunal in which the issue of failure to file arises, but that
failure has no effect on the validity or enforceability of the
modified order of the new tribunal of continuing, exclusive
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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