2.1 Structure & Authority Introduction

Chapter Federal Authority
Structure & Authority Social Security Act
    §454(1) and (3) State plan for child and spousal support
45 CFR 302.10 Statewide operations
45 CFR 302.12 Single and separate organizational unit
Subject State Authority
Introduction Wyo. Stat. § 9-2-2006 Department of family services created; director appointed; structure
Wyo. Stat. § 20-6-103 Child support enforcement program; 
administration by child support enforcement section
Wyo. Stat. § 20-6-106(j)(k)(n) Powers and duties of department 
regarding collection of support
Wyoming Child Support Enforcement Rules 
    Chapter 1 - Authority
Policy Number Effective Date
2.1         October 1, 2010


This chapter contains the following section:
  • Wyoming IV-D Program Structure and Authority


The Wyoming CSP follows a combination of federal and state law and provides the following services:
  • Location of alleged fathers and non-custodial parents; 
  • Paternity establishment; 
  • Child Support establishment;
  • Enforcement of child support orders; and
  • Modification of child support orders.
Cross Reference


Version Number Last Revised Date
2January 6, 2017