HR 583

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 583

To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen enforcement of spousal court-ordered property distributions, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 9, 2011

Mr. COHEN (for himself, Mr. BURTON of Indiana, Mr. COSTA, and Mr. POE of Texas) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen enforcement of spousal court-ordered property distributions, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. SPOUSAL OBLIGATIONS.

`Sec. 228A. Failure to pay legal spousal court-ordered property distribution

228'.

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