Child Support Guide Updates - 2017

14 August 2017 (v4.26)

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2.2.4 Disputed Care Arrangements Clarified policy.
4.1.4 Can an Objection Decision Be Made? Clarified policy.
5.2.3 Collection from Salary or Wages Clarified policy.
5.2.9 Collection from Third Parties Clarified policy.
5.2.11 Departure Prohibition Orders Clarified policy.

3 July 2017 (v4.25)

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1.4.2 Application of the CSRC Act to WA Ex-nuptial Cases Updated to reflect impact of 1 July 2017 changes to penalty unit amount.
1.4.3 Application of the CSA Act to WA Ex-nuptial Cases Updated to reflect impact of 1 July 2017 changes to penalty unit amount.
2.2.1 Basics of Care Clarified policy.
2.4.2 Formula Tables & Values Added 2016 average weekly earnings value.
3.4.3 CPI Indexation for Cost of Living Added March 2017 CPI figures.
6.8 Offences & Prosecution Clarified policy.
6.8.7 Prosecution of Offences Updated amount of penalty unit.

8 May 2017 (v4.24)

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2.6.10 Reason 4 - Income of the Child Updated 2017 significant income figures.
3 Registrable Maintenance Liabilities Updated terminology.
3.4.3 CPI Indexation for Cost of Living Added December 2016 CPI figures.
5.2.11 Departure Prohibition Orders Clarified policy.

20 March 2017 (v4.23)

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1.5.1 Australia's International Maintenance Arrangements Clarified policy.
2.5.1 Income Estimates for a Year of Income Clarified policy.
2.10.1 Suspension of Liability to Pay Child Support when Parents Reconcile Updated policy.
3.6.1 Registrable Overseas Maintenance Liabilities Updated policy.
4.1.4 Can an Objection Decision Be Made? Clarified policy.

6 February 2017 (v4.22)

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5.2.2 Payer Election to Pay Child Support Directly Updated terminology.
5.6.1 Election to End Collection Clarified policy.
6.3.1 Privacy Act Clarified policy.
6.8.5 Offences in Relation to Departure Prohibition Orders Clarified policy.

3 January 2017 (v4.21)

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2.4.2 Formula Tables & Values Added 2017 Costs of the Children Table.
2.6.15 Reason 9 - the Duty to Maintain any Other Child or Another Person Clarified policy.
2.7.5 Changing or Terminating a Child Support Agreement Clarified policy.
3.4.3 CPI Indexation for Cost of Living Updated to reflect indexation.
5.2.4 Employer Obligations for Collection from Salary or Wages Updated protected earnings rate.
5.5.5 Overpayments Clarified policy.
6.8.3 Offences Involving a Failure to Comply with a Requirement of the Legislation Clarified policy.