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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 2-209: Credit for payments

[ Text of section effective until March 31, 2016. For text effective March 31, 2016, see below.]

  Section 2-209. Credit for payments. Amounts collected and credited for a particular period pursuant to a support order issued by a tribunal of another state must be credited against the amounts accruing or accrued for the same period under a support order issued by the tribunal of the commonwealth.

Chapter 209D: Section 2-209. Credit for payments

[ Text of section as recodified by 2016, 53, Sec. 1 effective March 31, 2016 applicable as provided by 2016, 53, Sec. 2. See 2016, 53, Sec. 3. For text effective until March 31, 2016, see above.]

  Section 2-209. Credit for payments. A tribunal of the commonwealth shall credit amounts collected for a particular period pursuant to any child support order against the amounts owed for the same period under any other child support order for support of the same child issued by a tribunal of the commonwealth, another state or a foreign country.