Child Support Payment Information - Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services Child Support Services Division
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Glossary

Account Type:

Account to which payment was applied. Account types follow.
 
ASGN CU
Assigned current, retained by the State for TANF reimbursement.
ASGN AR
Assigned arrears, retained by the State for TANF reimbursement.
USGN CU
Unassigned current, payable to the custodial party.
USGN AR
Unassigned arrears, payable to the custodial party.
TEMP
Temporary arrears, assigned to the State while the custodial party receives assistance.
4E CU
Federal foster care current, payable to the Child & Family Services Division.
4E AR
Federal foster care arrears, payable to the Child & Family Services Division.
CW CU
State foster care current, payable to the Child & Family Services Division.
CW AR
State foster care arrears, payable to the Child & Family Services Division.
I/I
If I/I appears at the end of any of the above account types, indicates payment was
collected by another state.
I/R
If I/R appears at the end of any of the above account types, indicates payment was sent to another state.
N4D CCR
Pass through payment to the custodial party, from a court issued income withholding order.
N4D CCR EXC
Pass through payment to the custodial party, from a court issued income withholding order.
N4D CC IW
Pass through payment to the custodial party, from a court issued income withholding order.
N4D CC IW EXC
Pass through payment to the custodial party, from a court issued income withholding order.
USGN NO/M IR
Pass through payment, income withholding order to Montana employer from another state.
 
Amount Paid: Amount of money paid by the non-custodial parent toward the child support obligation.
Balance: Amount owed on the child support obligation.
Monthly Obligation: Administrative or court ordered child support obligation, payable each month.
Pay Source: Source of payment.
Receipt Date: Date money received by the CSSD State Disbursement Unit.
Regional Office: A CSSD office which handles child support cases. Offices in Billings, Butte, Great Falls and Missoula work cases in which the custodial party resides in Montana. The Helena Interstate office works cases in which the custodial party resides outside of Montana.
 
Status:
Status of the child support payment displayed. Status types follow.
 
 
ADJUSTED
STALE DATE
Expired check adjusted. Will be re-issued if appropriate.
CANCELLED
Check cancelled due to a problem mailing the check to intended recipient.
CASHED Issued check cashed.
DIRECT DEPOSIT
Payment deposited directly to bank account.
ISSUED Check issued.
PENDING
Check not issued but should be within 24 hours.
RE-ISSUED
Check re-issued as a result of a returned, lost, stolen or expired check.
REJECTED
Payment rejected during electronic funds transfer.
RETURNED
Check returned to the CSSD due to a bad address.
STALE DATED
Check expired, not cashed within 180 days of issuance.
STOP PAYMENT
Bank placed a stop payment on the check
TRANSFER
Money transferred from the Department of Administration to the CSSD.
UNCLAIMED
Expired check transferred to unclaimed property. Occurs about 3.5 years after issuance