AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 5, TITLE 13 OF THE DELAWARE CODE TO PERMIT THE FAMILY COURT TO ATTACH UP TO 50 PERCENT OF THE UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION PAYMENT TO A DEFENDANT WHO FAILS TO PAY A SUPPORT ORDER.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:
Section 1. Amend Section 513, Chapter 5, of the Delaware Code by adding the following subsection:
"(12) Order the defendant to pay a maximum of 50 percent of his weekly unemployment compensation to a dependent, his guardian, custodian or trustee for his support obligation and in furtherance thereof to attach a maximum of 50 percent of the weekly unemployment compensation in payment thereof."