2010 Pennsylvania Code
Title 23 - DOMESTIC RELATIONS
Chapter 75 - Direct Enforcement of Order of Another State Without Registration
7501.1 - Employer's compliance with income-withholding order of another state.

     § 7501.1.  Employer's compliance with income-withholding order
                of another state.
        (a)  Copy of order.--Upon receipt of an income-withholding
     order, the obligor's employer shall immediately provide a copy
     of the order to the obligor.
        (b)  Treatment of order.--The employer shall treat an income-
     withholding order issued in another state which appears regular
     on its face as if it had been issued by a tribunal of this
     State.
        (c)  Withholding and distribution of funds.--Except as
     otherwise provided in subsection (d) and section 7501.2
     (relating to compliance with multiple income-withholding
     orders), the employer shall withhold and distribute the funds as
     directed in the withholding order by complying with terms of the
     order which specify:
            (1)  the duration and amount of periodic payments of
        current child support, stated as a sum certain;
            (2)  the person or agency designated to receive payments
        and the address to which the payments are to be forwarded;
            (3)  medical support, whether in the form of periodic
        cash payments of a sum certain or order to the obligor to
        provide health insurance coverage for the child under a
        policy available through the obligor's employment;
            (4)  the amount of periodic payments of fees and costs
        for a support enforcement agency, the issuing tribunal and
        the obligee's attorney, stated as sums certain; and
            (5)  the amount of periodic payments of arrearages and
        interest on arrearages, stated as sums certain.
        (d)  Compliance with law of obligor's place of employment.--
     An employer shall comply with the law of the state of the
     obligor's principal place of employment for withholding from
     income with respect to:
            (1)  the employer's fee for processing an income-
        withholding order;
            (2)  the maximum amount permitted to be withheld from the
        obligor's income; and
            (3)  the times within which the employer must implement
        the withholding order and forward the child support payment.
     (Dec. 16, 1997, P.L.549, No.58, eff. Jan. 1, 1998)

        1997 Amendment.  Act 58 added section 7501.1.

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