§ 769.701 Definitions
§ 769.702 Applicability
§ 769.703 Relationship of governmental entity to United States central authority
§ 769.704 Initiation by department of support proceeding under convention
§ 769.705 Direct request
§ 769.706 Registration of convention support order
§ 769.707 Contest of registered convention support order
§ 769.708 Recognition and enforcement of registered convention support order
§ 769.709 Partial enforcement
§ 769.710 Foreign support agreement
§ 769.711 Modification of convention child support order
§ 769.712 Personal information; limit on use
§ 769.713 Record in original language; English translation

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 769 > Subchapter VII

  • 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.
  • Following: when used by way of reference to any statute section, means the section next following that in which the reference is made. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • 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.
  • State: when applied to states of the United States, includes the District of Columbia, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the several territories organized by Congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia, the states, the commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the territories organized by congress. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01