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West Virginia New Hire Reporting Center

State New Hire Contacts – New Hire Matrix

Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement

Federal OCSE Employer Services

Federal OCSE Employer Services/Medical Support

Federal OCSE Employer Services/ FAQ’s

Department of Labor Publication/QMCSO/Medical Support

State Medical Support Contacts – Medical Support Matrix

National Electronic Child Support Resource System (NECSRS)

Overview of Child Support Programs by State

Links to States


External Websites Related to Child Support and Employers

Social Security Administration

On-line SSN verification tool

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

American Payroll Association (APA)

National Association of Professional Employer Organizations (NAPEO)

Small Business Administration (SBA)

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

NACHA, The Electronic Payments Association - Task Force on Electronic Child Support Payments

Department of Labor (DOL)

Department of State (DOS)

 Employer-Related Statutes 

WVCODE Chapter 48 Domestic Relations

WVCODE 48-1-204 Arrearages or past due support defined

WVCODE 48-1-208 Bureau for child support enforcement defined

WVCODE 48-1-223 Earnings Defined

WVCODE 48-1-224 Employer Defined

WVCODE 48-1-228 Gross income defined

WVCODE 48-1-230 Income defined

WVCODE 48-1-240 Source of income defined

WVCODE 48-1-244 Support defined

WVCODE 48-1-245 Support order defined

WVCODE 48-12-101 Definitions applicable to medical support enforcement

WVCODE 48-12-102 Court-ordered medical support

WVCODE 48-12-103 Cost of medical support considered in applying support guidelines

WVCODE 48-12-104 Use of national medical support notice; employer to enroll child and withhold premium

WVCODE 48-12-105 Employer's obligation to transfer notice to appropriate plan

WVCODE 48-12-106 Notice requirements for certain newly-hired employees

WVCODE 48-12-107 Notice requirement upon termination of parent

WVCODE 48-12-108 Certain liabilities of parent for contributions under the plan subject to enforcement; exceptions

WVCODE 48-12-109 Custodial parent to receive coverage information, documents

WVCODE 48-12-110 Employer, union to notify IV-D agency within forty days of receipt of notice

WVCODE 48-12-111 Employer's duties upon service of national medical support notice; notice from another state

WVCODE 48-12-112 Employer's duties where court-ordered coverage available

WVCODE 48-12-113 Signature of custodian of child is valid authorization to insurer; insurer's obligations

WVCODE 48-12-114 Notice to be transferred on parent's change of employment

WVCODE 48-12-115 Insurer to notify custodian when obligated parent's employment is terminated or coverage is denied, modified, or terminated; explanation of conversion privileges; employer to notify bureau of termination

WVCODE 48-12-116 Child is eligible for coverage until emancipated; remedies available if obligated parent fails to provide ordered coverage; failure to maintain coverage is basis for modification of support order

WVCODE 48-12-117 Mandatory date for use of the national medical support notice

WVCODE 48-12-118 Failure of employer to comply with medical insurance coverage; penalties

WVCODE 48-14-105 Mandatory provision for wage withholding

WVCODE 48-14-207 Modification of support order with the assistance of Bureau for Child Support Enforcement

WVCODE 48-14-401 Support orders to provide for withholding from income

WVCODE 48-14-402 Commencement of withholding from income without further court action

WVCODE 48-14-404 Enforcement of withholding by bureau for child support enforcement

WVCODE 48-14-405 Information required in notice to obligor

WVCODE 48-14-406 Notice to source of income; withholding in compliance with order

WVCODE 48-14-407 Contents of notice to source of income

WVCODE 48-14-408 Determination of amounts to be withheld

WVCODE 48-14-409 Time for implementing withholding

WVCODE 48-14-410 Sending amounts withheld to bureau; notice

WVCODE 48-14-411 Time withholding is to stay in effect

WVCODE 48-14-412 Notice of termination of employment or receipt of income

WVCODE 48-14-413 Combining withheld amounts

WVCODE 48-14-414 Sending amounts withheld to division; notice

WVCODE 48-14-415 Misdemeanor offense of concealing payment of income to obligor; penalty

WVCODE 48-14-416 Request to source of income for information regarding payment of income

WVCODE 48-14-417 Priority of support collection over other legal process

WVCODE 48-14-418 Misdemeanor offense for source of income's action against an obligor; penalty

WVCODE 48-14-801 When monthly payments may be increased to satisfy overdue support

WVCODE 48-14-802 Notice of increase in monthly payments to satisfy overdue support

WVCODE 48-14-803 Application to support orders of courts of competent jurisdiction

WVCODE 48-16-102 Definitions

WVCODE 48-16-501 Employer's receipt of income withholding order of another state

WVCODE 48-16-502 Employer's compliance with income withholding order of another state

WVCODE 48-16-503 Employer's compliance with two or more income withholding orders

WVCODE 48-16-504 Immunity from civil liability

WVCODE 48-16-505 Penalties for noncompliance

WVCODE 48-16-506 Contest by obligor

WVCODE 48-16-507 Administrative enforcement of orders

WVCODE 48-18-125 Employment and income reporting

WVCODE 48-18-132 Access to information