ERIC Number: ED462175
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Child Support Report, 2001.
Sharman, Phil, Ed.
Child Support Report, v23 n1-12 Jan-Dec 2001
This document comprises the 12 issues for 2001 of the "Child Support Report," which explores problems related to child support enforcement, reports on federal and state government child support enforcement initiatives, and summarizes research related to child support. Featured regularly are editorials and information on events of interest and funding opportunities. Major topics include: (1) direct deposit of child support payments in Virginia, and Washington's state employment project targeting noncustodial parents (January); (2) appointment of Tommy Thompson as Secretary of Health and Human Services, and child support collected from Milwaukee inmates (February); (3) grants awarded by the Office of Child Support Enforcement, and an update on the Uniform Mediation Act (March); (4) expedited paternity establishment in Maine, and the federal agency employer services initiative (April); (5) alternative methods of long arm service of process in Florida, and the Maryland Paternity Opportunity Program (May); (6) programs offering noncustodial parent services, and program initiatives in Pennsylvania and Illinois (June); (7) a Louisiana survey of child support customers, and incarcerated parents in Colorado (July); (8) appointment of Wade Horn as Director of the Office of Child Support Enforcement, and child support services to Indian children in Oklahoma (August); (9) New Mexico's child support enforcement website, and the benefits of the Wisconsin Works project (September); (10) appointment of Sherri Heller as head of the Office of Child Support Enforcement, and the collaboration of faith-based organizations with the government (October); (11) marriage promotion programs in Arizona and Utah, and grants awarded to faith-based organizations (November); and (12) Iowa's Employers Partnering in Child Support program, and Illinois' program to help Head Start parents access the Internet (December). (KB)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Child Support, Child Welfare, Children, Fathers, Federal Legislation, Parent Child Relationship, Parent Responsibility, Parents, Program Descriptions, Religious Organizations, State Programs, State Regulation, Welfare Reform, Welfare Services
Administration for Children and Families, Office of Child Support Enforcement, Division of Consumer Services, Mail Stop OCES/DCS, 370 L'Enfant Promenade, Washington, DC 20047. Tel: 202-401-4626; Fax: 202-401-5559; Web site: http://www.acf.dhhs.gov/programs/cse/index.html.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Child Support Enforcement (DHHS), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Child Support Enforcement