Probationer; required to pay support to those legally responsible. (HB1897)

Introduced By

Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Requiring payment of support by probationer.  Provides that a defendant placed on probation following conviction shall be required, as a condition of probation, to provide for the support of his spouse or others for whose support he may be legally responsible. Under current law, a court has permissive authority to require the payment of spousal and child support as a condition of probation. Amends § 19.2-305, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2011Committee
01/11/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11103157D
01/11/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/14/2011Assigned Courts sub: #1 Criminal
01/19/2011Stricken from docket by Courts of Justice