HB 1257 Failure to pay support.
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Summary:
Failure to pay support. Eliminates the authority of the court to sentence a person who has failed to pay child or spousal support as ordered to jail and/or to work release for up to twelve months. The sentencing authority is limited to persons who refuse to pay. The bill also gives the court the authority to order the person to perform community service in lieu of work release.

Full text:
01/25/94  House: Presented & ordered printed LD3749236  pdf
12/19/94  House: Introduced bill reprinted LD3749236  pdf
01/12/95  House: Printed as engrossed LD3749236-E  pdf
03/03/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1257ER)  pdf
03/23/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0428)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Senate amendments

Status:
01/25/94  House: Presented & ordered printed LD3749236
01/25/94  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/07/94  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 2
02/11/94  House: Continued to 1995 in Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
12/08/94  House: Reported from C. J. with amendments (21-Y 0-N)
12/19/94  House: Introduced bill reprinted LD3749236
01/11/95  House: Read first time
01/12/95  House: Read second time
01/12/95  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/12/95  House: Engrossed by House as amended
01/12/95  House: Printed as engrossed LD3749236-E
01/13/95  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (97-Y 0-N)
01/13/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
01/13/95  House: Communicated to Senate
01/13/95  Senate: Read first time
01/13/95  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/95  Senate: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: Domestic Relations
02/19/95  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/amds. (13-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/21/95  Senate: Read third time
02/21/95  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/21/95  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/21/95  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/21/95  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/95  House: Placed on Calendar
02/23/95  House: Senate amendments agreed to by House (100-Y 0-N)
02/23/95  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (100-Y 0-N)
03/03/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1257ER)
03/10/95  House: Enrolled
03/10/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/13/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/20/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 428 (effective 7/1/95)
03/23/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0428)