(a) Legal basis. Oklahoma Department of Human Services Child
Support Services (CSS) follows SectionsSections 139 and 139.1 of Title 43 of the Oklahoma Statutes (43 O.S. §§ 139 and 139.1), 47 O.S. §§ 1-153, 6-201, 6-201.1, and 6-211, and 56 O.S. §§ 237.1, 240.15 through 240.17, and 240.19 through 240.21A in processing enforcement actions to order the revocation, suspension,
non-issuance, nonrenewal, or probation of a license for a noncustodial parent
(NCP) who is not in compliance with an order for child support. • 1
(b) License Reinstatement Process.
(1) Request for license reinstatement; desk
review. When CSS receives a written
request to reinstate a license, CSS conducts a desk review of the case file
within 15-calendar days after receipt of a written request for
reinstatement. • 2
(2) Compliance with payment plan. When CSS determines an NCP is complying with
a court-ordered payment plan and other terms of a support order, and the
reinstatement provisions of 43 O.S. § 139.1 or 56 O.S. § 240.17, CSS requests a
reinstatement of the license from the tribunal that revoked the license.
(3) Alternative compliance. CSS may request a reinstatement of the
NCP is actively participating in the CSS problem-solving court program per Oklahoma Administrative Code
340:25-5-200.3 and 43 O.S. § 140 or complying with a seek work order per 56
O.S. § 240.10; and
CSS state's attorney determines reinstating the NCP's license will increase the
NCP's likelihood to pay support. • 3 & 4
(4) Noncompliance with payment plan.
When CSS determines an NCP is not complying with a court-ordered payment plan,
other terms of a support order, or the reinstatement provisions per 43 O.S. §
139.1, CSS sends a notice to the NCP that the request for reinstatement of a
license is denied. The notice advises
the NCP that he or she has 15-calendar days to request a reinstatement hearing
in writing. Upon timely receipt of a
written request for a hearing, CSS schedules the matter for a hearing before
the tribunal that ordered the license revocation.
provides notice of the hearing to the custodial person per 12 O.S. § 2005 or 43 O.S. § 112A.
When a license was reinstated
per (b) of this Section and the NCP subsequently is in noncompliance with a
payment plan, CSS requests the court immediately revoke the NCP's license(s).