HB2202: Child support arrearage; Division of Child Support Enforcement to publish name of delinquent parent.


HOUSE BILL NO. 2202
AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE
(Proposed by the House Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
on February 1, 2011)
(Patron Prior to Substitute--Delegate Comstock)
A BILL to amend and reenact § 63.2-1940.1 of the Code of Virginia, relating to child support arrearages.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1.  That § 63.2-1940.1 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 63.2-1940.1. Publishing a delinquent parent list; coordinated arrests.

The Division of Child Support Enforcement shall, in order to enhance enforcement, (i) publish at regular intervals a list of the most wanted delinquent parents as determined by the Commissioner together with arrearage information and other identifying information, including but not limited to, a photograph, occupation, and last known address for the purpose of locating such delinquent parents, and (ii) periodically conduct coordinated arrests of delinquent parents in conjunction with state and local criminal justice agencies pursuant to § 16.1-278.16.

HOUSE BILL NO. 2202
Offered January 12, 2011
Prefiled January 12, 2011
A BILL to amend and reenact § 63.2-1940.1 of the Code of Virginia and to amend the Code of Virginia by adding a section numbered 2.2-2904.1, relating to child support arrearages.
Patron-- Comstock

Committee Referral Pending

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1.  That § 63.2-1940.1 of the Code of Virginia is amended and reenacted and that the Code of Virginia is amended by adding a section numbered 2.2-2904.1 as follows:

§ 2.2-2904.1. State employees; nonsupport of children.

Any employee, whether full-time or part-time, permanent or temporary, may be suspended or dismissed upon conviction for criminal nonsupport of a child under §§ 20-61, 20-115, or 63.2-510.

§ 63.2-1940.1. Publishing a most wanted delinquent parent list; coordinated arrests.

The Division of Child Support Enforcement shall (i) publish at regular intervals a list of the most wanted all delinquent parents as determined by the Commissioner together with arrearage information and other identifying information, including but not limited to, a photograph, occupation, and last known address for the purpose of locating such delinquent parents and (ii) periodically conduct coordinated arrests of delinquent parents in conjunction with state and local criminal justice agencies pursuant to § 16.1-278.16.