Virginia Code Title 18.2. Crimes and Offenses Generally § 18.2-111.2. Failure to pay withheld child support;  embezzlement

If any employer withholds money from the pay of his employee for the purpose of paying administrative or court-ordered child support on behalf of the employee and then wrongfully and fraudulently fails to make payment of the money withheld, the employer shall be guilty of embezzlement.

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