Child Support Provisions in the Deficit Reduction Act


Publication Date: September 2007

Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy

Author(s): Vicki Turetsky

Research Area: Social conditions

Type: Other

Coverage: United States


These slides provide an overview of the child support provisions in the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 presented to the California Child Support Directors Association. The slides summarize a number of changes to the child support program, including reductions in federal funding, a new service fee charged to families, assignment and distribution changes, medical support provisions, and review and adjustment procedures.