KY HB415 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on March 26 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-26 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 162)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Create a new section of KRS Chapter 403 to create calculation methods for use in determining child support obligations when shared parenting is the ordered custody arrangement; amend KRS 205.721 to increase the fee charged by the cabinet to $35 required by federal law; amend KRS 403.211 to provide that the calculations for child support provided in Section 1 are excepted from the presumption of application of the existing guidelines in KRS 403.212; amend KRS 403.212 to update the amounts in the child support guidelines table; amend KRS 403.215 to require notice of wage assignment orders to be sent to employers using the Income Withholding for Support form; amend KRS 405.467 to allow arrearage amounts to be determined administratively in certain instances.

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AN ACT relating to child support.


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 1051 (Y: 36 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-04 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 210 (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-03-26Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 162)
2019-03-14Housedelivered to Governor
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-14Housereceived in House
2019-03-14Senate3rd reading, passed 36-1
2019-03-14Senateposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 14, 2019
2019-03-13Senate2nd reading, to Rules
2019-03-12Senatereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2019-03-07Senateto Judiciary (S)
2019-03-05Senatereceived in Senate
2019-03-04House3rd reading, passed 98-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-01Houseposted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Monday, March 4, 2019
2019-03-01Housereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-02-26Houseposted in committee
2019-02-26Housereturned to Judiciary (H)
2019-02-26House1st reading
2019-02-26Housetaken from Judiciary (H)
2019-02-20Houseto Judiciary (H)
2019-02-19Houseintroduced in House


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