Chapter 9. Miscellaneous Provisions of California Family Law Code >> Division 9. >> Part 6. >> Chapter 9.
In applying and construing this uniform act,
consideration must be given to the need to promote uniformity of the
law with respect to its subject matter among states that enact it.
This part applies to proceedings begun on or after
January 1, 2016, to establish a support order or determine parentage
of a child or to register, recognize, enforce, or modify a prior
support order, determination, or agreement, whenever issued or
If any provision of this part or its application to any
person or circumstance is held invalid, the invalidity does not
affect other provisions or applications of this part which can be
given effect without the invalid provision or application, and to
this end the provisions of this part are severable.
The Department of Child Support Services may adopt
emergency regulations as appropriate to implement this part.