Child Support Laws

The Oregon Child Support Program strictly adheres to a set of program and guideline administrative rules, authorized by the Oregon legislature, for all child support cases.

  • Program rules – Ensure that every action and administrative policy applied by the Oregon Child Support Program is consistent with federal and state law.
  • Guideline rules – Determine how much money each parent should contribute for the care of their child.

Below is a list of past, present, and proposed administrative rules intended to improve services for Oregon children and families.

Oregon State Laws and Rules

Federal Laws and Rules