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2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 540
Domestic relations; child support; provisions
Sponsored By
HC: JudiciarySC:
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 19 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to domestic relations, so as to change certain provisions relating to voluntary separation, abandonment, or driving off of spouse; to create a duty in certain circumstances to provide child support for a mentally or physically disabled child beyond the age of 18; to provide for postmajority child support in final verdict or divorce decree; to provide that a child´s eligibility to receive public benefits shall not be impacted by an award of postmajority child support; to change certain provisions relating to inclusion of life insurance in order of support; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Feb/19/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/01/2008 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Jan/29/2008 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Apr/20/2007 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
Mar/19/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/27/2007 - House Second Readers
Feb/22/2007 - House First Readers
Feb/21/2007 - House Hopper
1/29/2008 Favorably Reported by Substitute; 2/1/2008 Recommitted to Judiciary by Rules Committee
Past Versions