Spousal support; court shall have authority to order party to maintain existing life insurance. (HB2275)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Spousal support and separate maintenance.  Provides that in any proceeding on the issue of determining spousal support or separate maintenance, the court shall have the authority to order a party to (i) maintain any existing life insurance policy on his life provided the party so ordered has the right to designate a beneficiary and (ii) designate the other party as the beneficiary of such life insurance for so long as the party so ordered has an obligation to pay spousal support to the other party. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102785D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/18/2011Assigned Courts sub: #2 Civil
01/24/2011Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
01/31/2011Stricken from docket by Courts of Justice