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S.F. No. 500 - Modifying Withholding Requirements for Child Support Obligors in Arrears
Author: Senator John A. Hoffman
Prepared By: Joan White, Senate Counsel (651/296-3814)
Date: April 9, 2015


S.F. No. 500 amends the child support chapter of law.

Section 1 (518A.53, subd. 1) modifies the definition of "arrears."

Sections 2 and 3 (518A.53, subds. 4 and 10) provides that child support arrears will be paid back in an amount equal to 20 percent of the child support amount, unless the court has ordered a specific monthly payback amount.

Section 4 (518A.60) is a technical modification to conform to changes made in section 3.

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