Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

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R527. Human Services, Recovery Services.

Rule R527-253. Collection of Child Support Judgments.

As in effect on January 1, 2020

Table of Contents

R527-253-1. Purpose and Authority.

1. The Office of Recovery Services (ORS) is authorized to create rules necessary for the provision of social services by Section 62A-11-107.

2. The purpose of this rule is to clarify that ORS has the authority to demand payment in full or to set or reset payment schedules to collect past-due support according to the interests of the state. It also provides a list of some of the legal remedies available to ORS to collect on a judgment.

R527-253-2. Collection of Child Support Judgments.

1. The Office of Recovery Services/Child Support Services (ORS/CSS) may demand and collect immediate payment in full, or may demand and collect payments that will result in payment in full within a period of time that is deemed to meet the interests of the state in child support judgment matters.

2. ORS/CSS may collect a child support judgment through income withholding, liens, tax refund intercepts, and any other legal remedy available. Initiation of a particular remedy shall not limit ORS/CSS from initiating any other remedy at the same time.


administrative law, child support

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

October 23, 2012

Notice of Continuation

December 14, 2016

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law

62A-11-107; 62A-11-320

Additional Information


For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R527, please contact the promulgating agency (Human Services, Recovery Services). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.