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WEST VIRGINIA CODE
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WVC 48 - 16 - 303 §48-16-303. Application of law of state.
Except as otherwise provided in this article, a responding tribunal of this state shall:

(1) Apply the procedural and substantive law generally applicable to similar proceedings originating in this state and may exercise all powers and provide all remedies available in those proceedings; and

(2) Determine the duty of support and the amount payable in accordance with the law and support guidelines of this state.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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