3123.74 Complaint to request execution sale.

(A) To obtain a sale of property subject to a lien established under sections 3123.66 to 3123.68 of the Revised Code, a child support enforcement agency shall file, with the appropriate court of the county in which the property is located, as described in section 3123.741 of the Revised Code, a complaint stating that the agency has obtained a lien on real and personal property of the obligor that is located in the county and that the agency is entitled to have the property sold to obtain child support that is in arrears and subsequently overdue and asks the court to issue an order that the property be sold by an execution sale in accordance with Chapter 2329. of the Revised Code. The agency shall establish, to the satisfaction of the court, at a hearing described in this section that the agency has obtained the lien and is entitled to the requested order.

(B) On receipt of a complaint described in this section, the court shall conduct a hearing expeditiously. If, at the hearing, the court determines that it has jurisdiction in the matter in accordance with section 3123.741 of the Revised Code and that the child support enforcement agency has obtained a lien pursuant to sections 3123.66 to 3123.68 of the Revised Code and is entitled to have the real and personal property of the obligor in the county sold by execution sale to obtain the child support that is in arrears and subsequently overdue, the court shall issue an order that the property be sold by execution sale in accordance with Chapter 2329. of the Revised Code.

Effective Date: 03-22-2001