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2013 Senate Bill 526: Revise child support recipient detail

Public Act 380 of 2014

Introduced by Sen. Bruce Caswell (R) on September 19, 2013 To establish that court-ordered child support payments should go to the person who is actually caring for the children, not necessarily the person who is “legally responsible” for this.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Families, Seniors & Human Services Committee on September 19, 2013
Reported in the Senate on November 12, 2013 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on February 20, 2014 (same description)
To establish that court-ordered child support payments should go to the person who is actually caring for the children, not necessarily the person who is “legally responsible” for this.
Received in the House on February 20, 2014
Referred to the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee on February 20, 2014
Reported in the House on June 4, 2014 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 109 to 0 in the House on December 3, 2014 (same description)
To establish that court-ordered child support payments should go to the person who is actually caring for the children, not necessarily the person who is “legally responsible” for this.
Received in the Senate on December 4, 2014
Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on December 9, 2014 To concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 17, 2014

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