Child support, unpaid; priority of debts to be paid from decedent's assets. (SB815)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Priority of debts to be paid from decedent's assets; unpaid child support. Prioritizes debts owed for unpaid child support obligations over debts and taxes due to localities and other, unenumerated claims against the estate of a decedent. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


11/02/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100570D
11/02/2016Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/04/2017Impact statement from DHCD (SB815)
01/25/2017Reported from Courts of Justice with amendments (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/27/2017Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2017Read second time
01/30/2017Reading of amendments waived
01/30/2017Committee amendments agreed to
01/30/2017Engrossed by Senate as amended SB815E
01/30/2017Printed as engrossed 17100570D-E
01/31/2017Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2017Placed on Calendar
02/03/2017Read first time
02/03/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2017Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/13/2017Subcommittee recommends reporting (9-Y 0-N)
02/20/2017Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2017Read second time
02/22/2017Read third time
02/22/2017Passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/2017VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/07/2017Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB815ER)
03/07/2017Signed by Speaker
03/10/2017Signed by President
03/13/2017Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/2017G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/16/2017G Approved by Governor-Chapter 591 (effective 7/1/17)
03/16/2017G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0591)