Child support; withholding of income of independent contractors. (SB1539)

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. Clarifies that income earned by an independent contractor may be withheld by court order for payment of child support obligations. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100092D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/21/2019Reported from Courts of Justice (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1539)
01/22/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/23/2019Read second time and engrossed
01/24/2019Passed by for the day
01/25/2019Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to
01/25/2019Rereferred to General Laws and Technology
02/04/2019Reported from General Laws and Technology with amendments (10-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Engrossment reconsidered by Senate (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Reading of amendments waived
02/05/2019Committee amendments agreed to
02/05/2019Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1539E
02/05/2019Printed as engrossed 19100092D-E
02/05/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/05/2019Passed by temporarily
02/05/2019Passed Senate (32-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1539E)
02/08/2019Placed on Calendar
02/08/2019Read first time
02/08/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/12/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
02/13/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (4-Y 3-N)
02/18/2019Reported from Courts of Justice (9-Y 8-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2019Read second time
02/20/2019Passed by for the day
02/21/2019Motion to rerefer to committee agreed to (51-Y 49-N)
02/21/2019VOTE: AGREE TO MOTION (51-Y 49-N) (see vote tally)
02/21/2019Rereferred to Courts of Justice
02/24/2019Left in Courts of Justice