Child support; incarcerated person in work program who designates 50% thereto. (HB401)

Introduced By

Sen. Dave Marsden (D-Burke) with support from co-patrons Del. Jim Shuler (D-Blacksburg), and Sen. Jeannemarie Devolites Davis (R-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child support obligations; incarcerated obligee. Gives a preference in work programs to any parent who agrees to give a minimum of 50% of earnings to his child support obligation. Read the Bill »


03/23/2006: signed by governor


01/06/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060901390
01/06/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2006Assigned to Courts of Justice sub-committee: Civil Law ...
01/24/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB401)
02/10/2006Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (22-Y 0-N)
02/11/2006Committee substitute printed 062893390-H1
02/11/2006Read first time
02/13/2006Read second time
02/13/2006Committee substitute agreed to 062893390-H1
02/13/2006Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB401H1
02/14/2006Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/14/2006Communicated to Senate
02/15/2006Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/2006Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/17/2006Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (13-Y 2-N)
02/20/2006Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/2006VOTE: (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/2006Read third time
02/21/2006Passed by temporarily
02/21/2006Passed Senate (38-Y 2-N)
02/27/2006Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB401ER)
02/28/2006Signed by Speaker
03/01/2006Signed by President
03/23/2006G Approved by Governor-Chapter 98 (effective 7/1/06)
03/31/2006G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0098)