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110 STAT. 2202 PUBLIC LAW 104-193—AUG. 22, 1996 that accrued before the family received assistance from the State. "(bb) REIMBURSEMENT OF GOVERNMENTS FOR ASSISTANCE PROVIDED TO THE FAMILY.— After the application of clause (i)(II)(aa) and division (aa) with respect to the amount so collected, the State shall retain the State share of the amount so collected, and pay to the Federal Government the Federal share (as defined in subsection (c)(2)) of the amount so collected, but only to the extent necessary to reimburse amounts paid to the family as assistance by the State. "(cc) DISTRIBUTION OF THE REMAINDER TO THE FAMILY. —To the extent that neither division (aa) nor division (bb) applies to the amount so collected, the State shall distribute the amount to the family, "(iii) DISTRIBUTION OF ARREARAGES THAT ACCRUED WHILE THE FAMILY RECEIVED ASSISTANCE.— In the case of a family described in this subparagraph, the provisions of paragraph (1) shall apply with respect to the distribution of support arrearages that accrued while the family received assistance. " (iv) AMOUNTS COLLECTED PURSUANT TO SECTION 464.— Notwithstanding any other provision of this section, any amount of support collected pursuant to section 464 shall be retained by the State to the extent past-due support has been assigned to the State as a condition of receiving assistance from the State, up to the amount necessary to reimburse the State for amounts paid to the family as assistance by the State. The State shall pay to the Federal Government the Federal share of the amounts so retained. To the extent the amount collected pursuant to section 464 exceeds the amount so retained, the State shall distribute the excess to the family. "(v) ORDERING RULES FOR DISTRIBUTIONS.—For purposes of this subparagraph, unless an earlier effective date is required by this section, effective October 1, 2000, the State shall treat any support arrearages collected, except for amounts collected pursuant to section 464, as accruing in the following order: "(I) To the period after the family ceased to receive assistance. "(II) To the period before the family received assistance. "(Ill) To the period while the family was receiving assistance. " (3) FAMILIES THAT NEVER RECEIVED ASSISTANCE.— In the case of any other family, the State shall distribute the amount so collected to the family. "(4) FAMILIES UNDER CERTAIN AGREEMENTS.—In the case of a family receiving assistance from an Indian tribe, distribute the amount so collected pursuant to an agreement entered into pursuant to a State plan under section 454(33).