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HouseBill Number: 3792Primary Sponsor: ShissiasCommittee Number: 08Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Child support payments, tax refund offsetsResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: General CommitteeComputer Document Number: 436/11122AC.93Introduced Date: 19930330Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19940208Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: ShissiasType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 3792 Senate 19940208 Introduced, read first time, 08 referred to Committee 3792 House 19940204 Read third time, sent to Senate 3792 House 19940203 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on next Legislative day 3792 House 19940202 Committee Report: Favorable 25 3792 House 19930330 Introduced, read first time, 25 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
February 2, 1994
S. Printed 2/2/94--H.
Read the first time March 30, 1993.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 3792), to amend Section 43-5-220, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to obtaining support payments from absent parents, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
JAMES H. HODGES, for Committee.
TO AMEND SECTION 43-5-220, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO OBTAINING SUPPORT PAYMENTS FROM ABSENT PARENTS, SO AS TO AUTHORIZE THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES TO PURSUE STATE AND FEDERAL TAX REFUND OFFSETS FOR DELINQUENT CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS EVEN IF PERIODIC PAYMENTS ON THE DELINQUENCY ARE BEING MADE OR EVEN IF THE DELINQUENT AMOUNT HAS BEEN PLACED IN ABEYANCE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 43-5-220 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding at the end:
"(j) The department may submit to the Internal Revenue Service and the State Tax Commission, for federal and state tax refund offsets, the name of any obligor who is delinquent in paying court-ordered child support and who qualifies for submittal under federal or state law even if the obligor is in compliance with a court order requiring periodic payments toward satisfaction of the delinquency or even if the delinquent amount has been placed in abeyance by court order."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.