Legal basis. The Oklahoma Department of Human Services, Child Support Services (CSS) requests default orders and processes requests for vacation or modification of default orders, per Sections
2004 of Title 12 of the Oklahoma Statutes.
Entry of default orders. CSS reviews service of the pleadings and files a proper return of service prior to requesting entry of a default. •
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Default order reviews. When a default order is entered and either party contacts CSS in writing within 30-calendar days of entry of the default order, CSS treats the request as a motion to rehear, vacate, or modify. CSS takes necessary steps to bring the action before the court for resolution.
Default orders in parentage actions. CSS requests default orders in parentage actions, per Oklahoma Administrative Code