§ 88.70111 Definitions
§ 88.7021 Applicability
§ 88.7031 Relationship of Department of Revenue to United States central authority
§ 88.7041 Initiation by Department of Revenue of support proceeding under convention
§ 88.7051 Direct request
§ 88.7061 Registration of convention support order
§ 88.7071 Contest of registered convention support order
§ 88.7081 Recognition and enforcement of convention support order
§ 88.7091 Partial enforcement
§ 88.7101 Foreign support agreement
§ 88.7111 Modification of convention child support order
§ 88.7121 Personal information; limit on use
§ 88.7131 Record in original language; English translation

Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 88 > Part VII

  • Application: means a request under the convention by an obligee or obligor, or on behalf of a child, made through a central authority for assistance from another central authority. See Florida Statutes 1012.945
  • Central authority: means the entity designated by the United States or a foreign country described in…. See Florida Statutes 1012.945
  • Convention support order: means a support order of a tribunal of a foreign country described in…. See Florida Statutes 1012.945
  • Direct request: means a petition filed by an individual in a tribunal of this state in a proceeding involving an obligee, obligor, or child residing outside the United States. See Florida Statutes 1012.945
  • law enforcement agency: means any agency or unit of government that has authority to employ or appoint law enforcement officers, as defined in…. See Florida Statutes 88.6031
  • mutual aid agreement: as used in this part , refers to one of the following types of agreement:
    (a) A voluntary cooperation written agreement between two or more law enforcement agencies, which agreement permits voluntary cooperation and assistance of a routine law enforcement nature across jurisdictional lines. See Florida Statutes 88.6031
  • oath: includes affirmations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • Office of Program Policy Analysis and Government Accountability: means an entity designated by joint rule of the Legislature or by agreement between the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • person: includes individuals, children, firms, associations, joint adventures, partnerships, estates, trusts, business trusts, syndicates, fiduciaries, corporations, and all other groups or combinations. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • political subdivision: include counties, cities, towns, villages, special tax school districts, special road and bridge districts, bridge districts, and all other districts in this state. See Florida Statutes 88.6011
  • United States central authority: means the Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services. See Florida Statutes 1012.945
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 88.6011