H.R. 1241 (102nd): Child Support Recovery Act of 1992

To impose a criminal penalty for flight to avoid payment of arrearages in child support.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Mar 5, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 4, 1992 but was never passed by the Senate.


Henry Hyde

Representative for Illinois's 6th congressional district


See Instead:

S. 1002 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 25, 1992


Mar 5, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 1, 1992
Reported by Committee

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Aug 4, 1992
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

H.R. 1241 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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