Child or spousal support; writing bad checks therefor, penalty. (SB170)

Introduced By

Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Bad checks; child support; penalties. Specifies that writing a bad check for child or spousal support falls within the criminal penalties for bad checks. The bill also adds writing a bad check for child or spousal support on behalf of a business, firm, or corporation knowing that there are insufficient funds to the provisions that make it a Class 1 misdemeanor or Class 6 felony ($200 or more) for an employer to write a bad check for wages. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061209800
01/10/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/11/2006Fiscal impact statement from VCSC (SB170)
01/23/2006Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (10-Y 4-N)