Bill Status of HB5485 100th General Assembly
Short Description: CIV PRO-DEBTOR PROTECTION
Rep. Will Guzzardi
| 1/8/2019||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that the wages, salary, commissions, and bonuses subject to collection under a deduction order, for any work week, shall be the lesser of: (1) 10% (currently 15%) of such gross amount paid for that week; or (2) the amount by which disposable earnings for a week exceed 60 (currently 45) times the statutory minimum wage in effect at the time the amounts are payable. Provides that "deduction from those earnings" includes, but is not limited to, deductions for health insurance, deductions for transportation, and pre-tax flexible spending deductions. Effective immediately.