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2008 Senate Bill 1502: Require casinos to withhold delinquent child support arrearages
Introduced by Sen. Jud Gilbert (R) on September 16, 2008
To require the Detroit casinos to check a list of delinquent child support cases that the Department of Treasury would have to provide before making any payouts greater than $1,000, and if the gambler has a child support arrearage, to deduct it from those gambling proceeds, and send the money to the department to be forwarded to the child support payee. The bill requires the state to try to make a deal with the Indian casinos to do the same.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Families and Human Services Committee on September 16, 2008
Reported in the Senate on November 13, 2008
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the House on November 13, 2008
Referred to the House Families and Childrens Services Committee on November 13, 2008