Georgia’s Income Shares Guidelines, O.C.G.A. § 19-6-15, became effective January 1, 2007, and may be viewed here and the Basic Child Support Obligation Table, may be viewed here.
The Georgia Commission on Child Support (hereinafter “Commission”) welcomes your comments on the Guidelines and the Basic Child Support Obligation (BCSO) table used in the calculation of child support. Comments received will be considered by the Commission.
The Commission consists of 15 members appointed by the Governor of Georgia to serve specific terms. The membership must consist of three superior court judges, one justice of the Georgia Supreme Court or a judge of the Court of Appeals, or their respective designees, two members of the Georgia House of Representatives, two members of the Georgia Senate, and seven other members, pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 19-6-51.
Juvenile Court Judge R. Michael Key, Chair, Commission
Charles C. “Chuck” Clay, Esq.
Superior Court Judge Lisa G. Colbert
Kathleen B. Connell, Esq., Chair, Statute Review Subcommittee
Representative Houston Gaines
Senator Emanuel Jones
Juvenile Court Judge Lisa Jones
Supreme Court Justice Shawn LaGrua
Superior Court Judge Emory Palmer
Regina Quick, Esq., Chair, Technology & Calculator Subcommittee
House of Representatives Member – Vacant
Christina L. Scott, J.D.
Senator Brian Strickland
Roger C. Tutterow, Chair, Economic Subcommittee
Superior Court Judge Connie L. Williford
If you wish to make comments to the Commission, please begin by answering the following questions, and then by entering your comments in the box provided below.