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2013 Senate Bill 527: Revise child support motion filing fee detail
  1. Introduced by Sen. Bruce Caswell (R) on September 19, 2013, to require fees for legal actions involving child custody, support, or parenting time to be paid when the action is filed.
    • 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.
  2. Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on February 20, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. 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.
    • Substitute offered by Rep. Kenneth Kurtz (R) on December 10, 2014. The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on December 10, 2014.