Child support; DCE to withhold payments from prisoners who maintain job within Department. (SB247)

Introduced By

Sen. Mark Obenshain (R-Harrisonburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Opportunities for work and career and technical education; child support.  Requires the Department to withhold child support payments out of moneys paid to prisoners who maintain a job within the Department. Child support payments owed will also be withheld from any inmate trust account established for the prisoner. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12102124D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
01/24/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB247)
02/10/2012Continued to 2013 in Rehabilitation and Social Services (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
11/30/2012Left in Rehabilitation and Social Services