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2017 Regular Session
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At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Senator Dembrow, Winters
Regular Sponsors: Senator Manning Jr
Bill Title: Relating to support orders involving incarcerated obligors.
Catchline/Summary: Establishes rebuttable presumption that certain incarcerated obligors are unable to pay child support.
Provides that child support obligation does not accrue for duration of incarceration unless presumption is rebutted. Directs Department of Justice and Department of Corrections to enter into agreement to conduct data matches to identify incarcerated obligors. Provides that suspended order for child support is automatically reinstated on first day of first month following 120 days after obligor's release from incarceration. Requires review of support order for modification within 60 days of reinstatement. Provides that obligor's incarceration and release from incarceration are substantial changes of circumstances to modify orders for support of child.
Chapter Number: Chapter 464
Fiscal Impact: No Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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