Key points of the legislation regarding child support included:
1. Required consumer reporting bureaus to include child support arrearages given by IV-D agencies in consumer credit report information.
2. This information stays on the credit report for seven years.
DSHS Economic Services Administration, ESA Briefing Book State Fiscal Year 2015, Appendix 7, Child Support Federal Legislative History, p. A7-2
Solomon-Fears, Carmen, The Child Support Enforcement Program: A Legislative History, March 21, 2016, p. 22.