2.1 Structure & Authority Introduction


Structure & Authority

Federal Authority:

Social Security Act:

454(1) and (3) State plan for child and spousal support

Code of Federal Regulations:

45 CFR 302.10 Statewide operations

45 CFR 302.12 Single and separate organizational unit



State Authority:

Wyoming Statute

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 Rule - Chapter 1 - Authority

Policy Number:  2.1

Effective Date:  October 1, 2010


This chapter contains the following section:


The Wyoming CSP follows a combination of federal and state law and provides the following services:

Cross Reference


Version Number:  2

Last Revised:  January 6, 2017

Last Reviewed:  March 21, 2023