O'BRIEN, GASH, FEIGENHOLTZ, SILVA AND ERWIN.
CHILD SUPP-DPA DELAY-INTEREST
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Public Aid Code. Provides that the
Department of Public Aid shall distribute the child support payments
collected in accordance with the priorities and time frames
established by Title IV-D of the federal Social Security Act and
implementing regulations. Provides that, if the Department is late in
payment to a custodial parent of the child support collected, the
State shall pay an interest amount of 2% of any late amount for each
month or fraction thereof until payment is made. Provides that the
Department of Human Services shall disregard any interest paid
pursuant to these provisions in determining eligibility for and the
amount of assistance under this Code.
STATE MANDATES NOTE (Dept. of Commerce and Community Affairs)
Fails to meet the definition of a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE (Department of Public Aid)
Fiscal impact could exceed $6 million.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 01-01-09
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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