§ 46b-301 Short title
§ 46b-302 Definitions
§ 46b-303 State tribunal and support enforcement agency
§ 46b-304 Remedies cumulative
§ 46b-305 Application of act to resident of foreign country and foreign support proceeding
§ 46b-311 Bases for jurisdiction over nonresident
§ 46b-312 Duration of personal jurisdiction
§ 46b-313 Initiating and responding tribunal of state
§ 46b-314 Simultaneous proceedings
§ 46b-315 Continuing, exclusive jurisdiction to modify child support order
§ 46b-316 Continuing jurisdiction to enforce child support order
§ 46b-317 Determination of controlling child support order
§ 46b-318 Child support orders for two or more obligees
§ 46b-319 Credit for payments
§ 46b-320 Application of act to nonresident subject to personal jurisdiction
§ 46b-321 Continuing, exclusive jurisdiction to modify spousal support order
§ 46b-327 Proceedings under act
§ 46b-328 Proceeding by minor parent
§ 46b-329 Application of law of state
§ 46b-330 Duties of initiating tribunal
§ 46b-331 Duties and powers of responding tribunal
§ 46b-332 Inappropriate tribunal
§ 46b-333 Duties of support enforcement agency
§ 46b-334 Duty of commissioner and Chief Court Administrator
§ 46b-335 Private counsel
§ 46b-336 Duties of state information agency
§ 46b-337 Pleadings and accompanying documents
§ 46b-338 Nondisclosure of information in exceptional circumstances
§ 46b-339 Costs and fees
§ 46b-340 Limited immunity of petitioner
§ 46b-341 Nonparentage as defense
§ 46b-342 Special rules of evidence and procedure
§ 46b-343 Communications between tribunals
§ 46b-344 Assistance with discovery
§ 46b-345 Receipt and disbursement of payments
§ 46b-351 Establishment of support order
§ 46b-352 Proceeding to determine parentage
§ 46b-358 Employer’s receipt of income-withholding order of another state
§ 46b-359 Employer’s compliance with income-withholding order of another state
§ 46b-360 Employer’s compliance with two or more income-withholding orders
§ 46b-361 Immunity from civil liability
§ 46b-362 Penalties for noncompliance
§ 46b-363 Contest by obligor
§ 46b-364 Administrative enforcement of orders
§ 46b-370 Registration of order for enforcement
§ 46b-371 Procedure to register order for enforcement
§ 46b-372 Effect of registration for enforcement
§ 46b-373 Choice of law
§ 46b-377 Notice of registration of order
§ 46b-378 Procedure to contest validity or enforcement of registered support order
§ 46b-379 Contest of registration or enforcement
§ 46b-380 Confirmed order
§ 46b-384 Procedure to register child support order of another state for modification
§ 46b-385 Effect of registration for modification
§ 46b-386 Modification of child support order of another state
§ 46b-387 Recognition of order modified in another state
§ 46b-388 Jurisdiction to modify child support order of another state when individual parties reside in this state
§ 46b-389 Notice to issuing tribunal of modification
§ 46b-393 Jurisdiction to modify child support order of foreign country
§ 46b-394 Procedure to register child support order of foreign country for modification
§ 46b-398 Definitions
§ 46b-399 Applicability
§ 46b-400 Relationship of IV-D agency to United States central authority
§ 46b-401 Initiation by IV-D agency of support proceeding under Convention
§ 46b-402 Direct request
§ 46b-403 Registration of Convention support order
§ 46b-404 Contest of registered Convention support order
§ 46b-405 Recognition and enforcement of registered Convention support order
§ 46b-406 Partial enforcement
§ 46b-407 Foreign support agreement
§ 46b-408 Modification of Convention child support order
§ 46b-409 Personal information; limit on use
§ 46b-410 Record in original language; English translation
§ 46b-416 Grounds for rendition
§ 46b-417 Conditions of rendition
§ 46b-423 Uniformity of application and construction
§ 46b-424 Transitional provision
§ 46b-425 Severability

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 817

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Hearsay: Statements by a witness who did not see or hear the incident in question but heard about it from someone else. Hearsay is usually not admissible as evidence in court.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • oath: shall include affirmations in cases where by law an affirmation may be used for an oath, and, in like cases, the word "swear" shall include the word "affirm". See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.