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WHEREAS, Nevada recognizes the importance of ensuring children have the financial and medical support of both their parents; and

WHEREAS, the Nevada Child Support Enforcement Program fosters responsible behavior towards children; and

WHEREAS, the Nevada Child Support Enforcement Program emphasizes the child's needs to have both parents involved in their lives; and

WHEREAS, the Nevada Child Support Enforcement Program reduces welfare costs while also being one of the most cost-effective government programs, collecting $3.54 for every $1.00 spent; and

WHEREAS, more than 84,000 children in Nevada were served through the Nevada Child Support Enforcement Program in 2021, in 2021, the Nevada Child Support Enforcement Program collected $201 million; and

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the month of August 2022, as

CHILD SUPPORT AWARENESS MONTH IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 28th day of July, 2022

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