Child support payments; juvenile in custody of or committed to the Department of Juvenile Justice. (HB1912)

Introduced By

Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington) with support from 17 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Dawn Adams (D-Richmond), Del. Lashrecse D. Aird (D-Petersburg), Del. Jeff Bourne (D-Richmond), Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), Del. Lee Carter (D-Manassas), Del. Sally Hudson (D-Charlottesville), Del. Chris Hurst (D-Blacksburg), Del. Mark Keam (D-Vienna), Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church), Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria), Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean), Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston), Del. Cia Price (D-Newport News), Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke), Del. Ibraheem Samirah (D-Herndon), Del. Marcus Simon (D-Falls Church), Del. Shelly Simonds (D-Newport News)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Child support payments; juvenile in custody of or committed to the Department of Juvenile Justice. Provides that the Department of Juvenile Justice is no longer required to apply for child support from, and the parent of a juvenile is no longer responsible to pay child support to, the Department of Social Services for a juvenile who is in the temporary custody of or committed to the Department of Juvenile Justice. Read the Bill »


03/18/2021: signed by governor


01/10/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21100945D
01/10/2021Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/19/2021Assigned Courts sub: Civil
01/20/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1912)
01/20/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendments (6-Y 2-N)
01/22/2021Assigned App. sub: Transportation & Public Safety
01/22/2021Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment(s) (15-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2021Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/2021Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 2-N)
01/29/2021Reported from Appropriations (14-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2021Read first time
02/02/2021Read second time
02/02/2021Committee amendment agreed to
02/02/2021Engrossed by House as amended HB1912E
02/02/2021Printed as engrossed 21100945D-E
02/03/2021Read third time and passed House (58-Y 40-N)
02/03/2021VOTE: Passage (58-Y 40-N) (see vote tally)
02/04/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
02/04/2021Referred to Committee on the Judiciary
02/05/2021Continued to 2021 Sp. Sess. 1 in Judiciary (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1912E)
02/15/2021Reported from Judiciary (9-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2021Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/17/2021Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/17/2021Reported from Finance and Appropriations (14-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Read third time
02/18/2021Passed Senate (20-Y 19-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2021Passed Senate (22-Y 17-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2021Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1912ER)
02/22/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1912ER)
02/22/2021Signed by President
02/24/2021Signed by Speaker
02/25/2021Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on February 25, 2021
02/25/2021G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., March 31, 2021
03/18/2021G Approved by Governor-Chapter 283 (effective 7/1/21)
03/18/2021G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0283)