Child Support Liens – In State
A lien filed in favor of the Cabinet for Human Resources against all real and personal property of the obligor. This lien is to be filed as a Lis Pendens and only in the real estate records of the county clerk’s office.
The document is filed in the county where the obligor lives.
The document must have:
- The entity asserting the lien
- The person or persons upon whom interest in the property the lien is being filed against (obligor)
- The document must state the action number and the court in which the action is pending
- A Preparation Statement (KRS 382.335)
The clerk shall request a return mail address (KRS 382.240)
Document must be: signed by the person or entity asserting the lien or their attorney or agent. The signature does not need to be notarized.
Indexing information: Same as a lis pendens. They are filed in the encumbrance book and indexed in the encumbrance index per KRS 382.460. They are indexed under the names of each person whose interest in the property is affected. The first party is the person the lien is against. The second party is the entity asserting the lien.
Boyd County Clerk
Boyd County Courthouse
2800 Louisa St.
Catlettsburg, Ky. 41129
Phone: (606) 739-5116
Cedar Knoll Mall
Phone: (606) 929-9595
335 16th Street
Ashland, Ky. 41101
Phone: (606) 325-3547