H.R.2829 - Jane's Law115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] (Introduced 06/08/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/08/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2829 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/08/2017)
This bill amends the federal criminal code to make it a crime to knowingly travel in interstate or foreign commerce with the intent to evade compliance with a court ordered property distribution as part of a separation or divorce settlement.
A violator is subject to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to two years, or both—and mandatory restitution in the amount of total unpaid property distribution.