WVC 48 - 16 - 506
§48-16-506. Contest by obligor.
(a) An obligor may contest the validity or enforcement of an
income withholding order issued in another state and received
directly by an employer in this state by registering the order in
a tribunal of this state and filing a contest to that order as
provided in article six, or otherwise contesting the order in the
same manner as if the order had been issued by a tribunal of this
state. Section 604 applies to the contest.
(b) The obligor shall give notice of the contest to:
(1) A support enforcement agency providing services to the
(2) Each employer which has directly received an income
withholding order relating to the obligor; and
(3) The person designated to receive payments in the income
withholding order, or if no person is designated, to the obligee.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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