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Editorial Advisory Board: Suspending driver’s licenses for overdue child support (access required)

In Maryland -- as with the majority of states -- residents with child support orders who are in arrears with mandated child support risk a suspension of their driver’s license.  Codified in Family Law Article Sec. 10-119 with interlocking Transportation Sections 16-203 and 16-208, a child support obligor may have their driver’s license suspended--perhaps indefinitely. A bill in the General Assembly (HB 580/SB 403) –introduced by Del. ...