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The 189th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 6-610: Effect of registration for modification

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

  Section 6-610. Effect of registration for modification. A tribunal of the commonwealth may enforce a child support order of another state registered for purposes of modification, in the same manner as if the order had been issued by a tribunal of the commonwealth, but the registered order may be modified only if the requirements of Section 6-611 (Modification of Order of Another State) have been met.

Chapter 209D: Section 6-610. Effect of registration for modification

[ 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 6-610. Effect of registration for modification. A tribunal of the commonwealth may enforce a child support order of another state registered for purposes of modification, in the same manner as if the order had been issued by a tribunal of the commonwealth, but the registered support order may be modified only if the requirements of section 6-611 or 6-613 have been met.