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Indiana Department of Child Services

Indiana Department of Child Services

DCS  > Child Support > Glossary Glossary

ACF

Administration for Children and Families

Adjudicated

Established by a court

Arrearage

The amount of past due child support

ASFE

Annual Support Fees

AVR

Automated Voice Response System

BMV

Bureau of Motor Vehicles

CCPA

Consumer Credit Protection Act

CP

Custodial Party

DCS

Department of Child Services

DHHS

Department of Health and Human Services

DOB

Date of Birth

EFT

Electronic Funds Transfer

FEIN

Federal Employer Identification Number

INSCCU

Indiana State Central Collection Unit (processes support payments)

IRS

Internal Revenue Service

ISETS

Indiana Support Enforcement Tracking System

IV-A

Title IV-A of the Social Security Act - Federal/State Public Assistance Program

IV-D

Title IV-D of the Social Security Act - Federal/State Child Support Program

IV-E

Title IV-E of the Social Security Act - Federal/State Foster Care Program

IWO

Income Withholding Order

NCP

Non-custodial Parent

Obligee

Someone who receives child support

Obligor

Someone who is legally obligated to pay child support

OCSE

Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement

SDU

State Disbursement Unit

SSA

Social Security Administration

SSN

Social Security Number

TANF

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families

UIFSA

Uniform Interstate Family Support Act

UPPA

Unreimbursed Past Public Assistance