Child support; withholding of income, contracts with an independent contractor. (SB938)

Introduced By

Sen. Scott Surovell (D-Mount Vernon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Withholding of income for child support; independent contractors. Requires any person who contracts with an independent contractor, as defined in the bill, to submit information regarding any new independent contractor to the Virginia New Hire Reporting Center for the purposes of income withholding by the Division of Child Support Enforcement. The bill also makes clear that income earned by an independent contractor may be withheld by court order for payment of child support obligations. Read the Bill »


01/29/2018: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/19/2018Presented and ordered printed 18104220D
01/19/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/29/2018Committee substitute printed to LIS only 18106202D-S1
01/29/2018Continued to 2019 in Courts of Justice (11-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)