As used in this chapter unless the context otherwise requires:
 1. “Administrator” means the administrator of the child support recovery unit of the department of human services or the administrator’s designee.

Terms Used In Iowa Code 252F.1

  • Administrator: means the administrator of the child support recovery unit of the department of human services or the administrator's designee. See Iowa Code 252F.1
  • Child: means a person who is less than age eighteen or a person who is age eighteen but less than age nineteen and is engaged full-time in completing high school graduation or equivalency requirements in a manner which is reasonably expected to result in completion of the requirements prior to the person reaching age nineteen. See Iowa Code 252F.1
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Mother: means a mother of the child for whom paternity is being established. See Iowa Code 252F.1
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Putative father: means a person alleged to be the biological father of a child. See Iowa Code 252F.1
  • Unit: means the child support recovery unit created in section 252B. See Iowa Code 252F.1
 2. “Child” means a person who is less than age eighteen or a person who is age eighteen but less than age nineteen and is engaged full-time in completing high school graduation or equivalency requirements in a manner which is reasonably expected to result in completion of the requirements prior to the person reaching age nineteen.
 3. “Mother” means a mother of the child for whom paternity is being established.
 4. “Party” means a putative father or a mother, as named in an action.
 5. “Paternity is at issue” means any of the following conditions:

 a. A child was not born or conceived within marriage.
 b. A child was born or conceived within marriage but a court has declared that the child is not the issue of the marriage.
 6. “Paternity test” means and includes any form of blood, tissue, or genetic testing administered to determine the biological father of a child.
 7. “Putative father” means a person alleged to be the biological father of a child.
 8. “Unit” means the child support recovery unit created in section 252B.2.