WVC 48 - 16 - 319
§48-16-319. Receipt and disbursement of payments.
(a) A support enforcement agency or tribunal of this state
shall disburse promptly any amounts received pursuant to a support
order as directed by the order. The agency or tribunal shall
furnish to a requesting party or tribunal of another state or a
foreign country a certified statement by the custodian of the
record of the amounts and dates of all payments received.
(b) If neither the obligor, nor the obligee who is an
individual, nor the child resides in this state, upon request from
the support enforcement agency of this state or another state, a
tribunal of this state shall:
(1) Direct that the support payment be made to the support
enforcement agency in the state in which the obligee is receiving
(2) Issue and send to the obligor's employer a conforming
income withholding order or an administrative notice of change of
payee, reflecting the redirected payments.
(c) The support enforcement agency of this state receiving
redirected payments from another state pursuant to a law similar to
subsection (b) of this section shall furnish to a requesting party
or tribunal of the other state a certified statement by the
custodian of the record of the amount and dates of all payments
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