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- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 25. Marital and Domestic Relations
- Chapter 27. Child Support Services Agency
- Section 190. Modification of Administrative Finding or Decision.
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. Administrative Findings and Decision.
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. Periodic Review or Adjustment of Support Orders.
AS 25.27.190. Modification of Administrative Finding or Decision.
- (a) Unless a support order has been entered by a court and except as provided in AS 25.25, the obligor, or the obligee or the obligee's custodian, may
petition the agency or its designee for a modification of the administrative finding or decision of responsibility
previously entered with regard to future periodic support payments. In addition, the agency may initiate a modification
and grant a hearing under (c) - (e) of this section.
- (b) The agency shall grant a hearing upon a petition made under (a) of this section if affidavits submitted with the
petition make a showing of good cause and material change in circumstances sufficient to justify action under (e) of
- (c) If a hearing is granted, the agency shall serve a notice of hearing together with a copy of any petition and
affidavits submitted on the obligee or the obligee's custodian and the obligor personally or by registered, certified,
or insured mail, return receipt requested, for restricted delivery only to the person to whom the notice is directed or
to the person authorized under federal regulation to receive that person's restricted delivery mail.
- (d) A hearing shall be set not less than 15 nor more than 30 days from the date of mailing of notice of hearing, unless
extended for good cause.
- (e) Modification or termination of future periodic support payments may be ordered upon a showing of good cause and
material change in circumstances. The adoption or enactment of guidelines or a significant amendment to guidelines for
determining child support is a material change in circumstances, if the guidelines are relevant to the petition. As
necessary to comply with 42 U.S.C. 666, a periodic modification of child support may be made without a showing of a
material change in circumstances if the child support order being modified on the periodic basis has not been modified
or adjusted during the three years preceding the periodic modification.
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