Child support; DSS to prorate payments on the basis of amounts due. (HB1602)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Proration of child support. Directs the Department of Social Services, upon receiving child support payments pursuant to one or more judicial or administrative orders, to prorate payments on the basis of amounts due for current support and, upon satisfaction of all amounts due for current support, prorate the remainder on the basis of amounts due for accrued arrearages. The bill directs the Department to allocate payments received pursuant to federal tax refund offset pursuant to subsection h of 45 C.F.R. 303.72. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15101408D
01/08/2015Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2015Assigned HWI sub: Subcommittee #2
01/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1602)
01/29/2015Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
02/03/2015Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2015Read first time
02/05/2015Read second time and engrossed
02/06/2015Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/06/2015VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2015Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2015Referred to Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services
02/13/2015Reported from Rehabilitation and Social Services (12-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/16/2015Read third time
02/16/2015Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1602ER)
02/19/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB1602ER)
02/19/2015Signed by Speaker
02/20/2015Signed by President
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Monday, March 30, 2015
02/23/2015Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/23/15
02/23/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/10/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 52 (effective 7/1/15)
03/10/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0052)