CSPMTL 52 (Income That May Be Withheld or Deducted)
Child Support Program Manual Transmittal Letter No. 52
December 21, 2010
TO: All Child Support Program Manual Holders
FROM: Douglas E. Lumpkin, Director
SUBJECT: Income That May Be Withheld or Deducted

The Office of Child Support (OCS) has amended the following Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) rule:

Amended RuleAmended Rule TitlePrior Effective Date of RuleEffective Date of Amendment
5101:12‑50‑10.1Income that may be withheld or deducted1/1/20081/1/2011
This rule describes sources of income that are subject to withholding or deduction.
Changes from the prior rule include: The prohibition against withholding from Black Lung benefits has been removed; citations to the Code of Federal Regulations sections that relate to money paid by the federal government that are subject to garnishment have been added; and a slight verbiage change was made in paragraph (B)(1).


When the CSPMTL is published, the CSPM will be updated as follows:

  • One amended rule will be inserted, and the previous version will be moved to the OAC Archive section of the eManuals.

The rules in the CSPM can be accessed at http://emanuals.jfs.ohio.gov.


Paragraph (I)(1) of OAC rule 5101:12-1-01 states that, whenever a program change requires modification of local procedures, the CSEA is required to revise its internal procedural handbook and submit the revision to OCS within 30 days of the revision. The CSEA should carefully review the adopted and amended rules contained in this CSPMTL to determine whether they require the CSEA to update its internal procedural handbook. The CSEA should give particular care when reviewing the following rules as they contain new or modified requirements with which the CSEA must comply: