H.R.4203 - Jane's Law116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16] (Introduced 08/23/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 09/25/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4203 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/23/2019)
This bill makes 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.