2009 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law
Sponsored By:
Chair, Judiciary Committee (By Request - Departmental - Human Resources)
Child Support Guidelines - Revision


Revising the schedule of basic child support obligations used to calculate the amount of a child support award under the child support guidelines; repealing provisions relating to the duty and authority of the court to award child support for a period from the filing of a pleading that requests child support; requiring the court, for any pleading that requests child support, to award child support for a period from the filing of the pleading that requests child support, except under specified circumstances; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Judiciary
Hearing 3/19 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Judiciary Committee, Chair
Human Resources, Department of

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Support of Dependents -see also- Alimony

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Family Law
( 12-101 , 12-101 , 12-101.1 , 12-102.1 , 12-201 , 12-202 , 12-204 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered