Current Status Bill Number:
136Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19950110Primary Sponsor: ShortAll Sponsors: Short, Courson, O'Dell, Hayes, Rose, WilsonDrafted Document Number: RES9461.LHSResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Judiciary Committee 25 HJDate of Last Amendment: 19950315Subject: Child support payments, delinquent; reporting of
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19950323 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to Committee Senate 19950322 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19950315 Amended, read second time Senate 19950309 Committee report: Favorable with 08 SG amendment Senate 19950110 Introduced, read first time, 08 SG referred to Committee Senate 19941003 Prefiled, referred to Committee 08 SGView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
COMMITTEE AMENDMENT ADOPTED
March 15, 1995
Introduced by SENATORS Short, Courson, Hayes, Rose, Wilson and O'Dell
S. Printed 3/15/95--S.
Read the first time January 10, 1995.
TO AMEND ARTICLE 5, CHAPTER 5, TITLE 43, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA EMPLOYABLES PROGRAM ACT, BY ADDING SECTION 43-5-585 SO AS TO REQUIRE THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES TO PROVIDE REPORTS TO CONSUMER REPORTING AGENCIES OF PERSONS DELINQUENT IN CHILD SUPPORT PAYMENTS FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE MONTHS.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Article 5, Chapter 5, Title 43 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 43-5-585. The department shall provide consumer credit reporting agencies an automated monthly report of obligors in Title IV-D cases who have not made a payment on their child support obligation for two consecutive months.
The department shall establish procedures for notice and an opportunity for a review for obligors who contest the submission to the consumer credit reporting agency. The procedures shall limit the review to a dispute concerning the identity of the obligor or the existence or amount of the arrearage."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect January 1, 1996.