Application of the Support Schedule


The child support schedule shall be applied:


a. in each county of the state;


b. in judicial and administrative proceedings under titles

13, 26 and 74 RCW;


c. in all proceedings in which child support is determined

or modified;


d. in setting temporary and permanent support;


e. in automatic modification provisions or decrees entered

pursuant to RCW 26.09.100; and


f. in addition to proceedings in which child support is

determined for minors, to adult children who are dependent

on their parents and for whom support is ordered pursuant

to RCW 26.09.100.


The provisions of RCW 26.19 for determining child support and reasons for deviation from the standard calculation shall be applied in the same manner by the court, presiding officers and reviewing officers.