11.4 International

Chapter Federal Authority
Intergovernmental Social Security Act
§452(a)(11) Duties of the Secretary
§454 (9) and (20) State plan for child and spousal support
§466(f) and (d) Requirement of statutorily prescribed procedures to improve effectiveness of child support enforcement
45 CFR 302.36 Provision of services in intergovernmental and intergovernmental IV-D cases
45 CFR 303.7 Provision of services in intergovernmental IV-D cases
Subject State Authority
International – Reciprocal Countries Wyo. Stat. 20-4-139 et seq. Uniform Intergovernmental Family Support Act
Wyoming Child Support Enforcement Rules
Chapter 4 General Services
Chapter 16 Services in Intergovernmental Cases
Policy Number Effective Date
11.4 October 1, 2010


This section contains the following sub-sections:

  • Reciprocal Countries
  • Currency Conversion


In 2001, the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL) approved amendments to the Uniform Intergovernmental Family Support Act (UIFSA).  At this time, NCCUSL expanded the definition of “state” to include foreign countries.  The federal OCSE provides guidance for local IV-D programs working with specific countries and international cases in general.  

Cross Reference

Version Number Last Revised Date
2 July 1, 2014