HB1152

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Family Law - Age of Majority - Jurisdiction of Court

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hill

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Providing that an equity court shall retain jurisdiction for the purpose of awarding child support, in accordance with certain guidelines, for a child who has attained the age of 18 years and is enrolled in secondary school; providing that an equity court shall retain jurisdiction for the purpose of awarding support for a young adult who has attained the age of 18 years and is not enrolled in secondary school; authorizing certain individuals to petition a court for a certain award of support or a modification to an award; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hill, Anderson, Barkley, Dumais, Ebersole, Gibson, Jackson, Lam, Lierman, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Queen, Turner, M. Washington, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0965
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0955 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Age of Majority -see also- Minors
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Higher Education -see also- Comm Colleges; Med Schools; etc.
Jurisdiction
Petitions
Support of Dependents -see also- Alimony
Statutes:Article - Family Law
(1-201)
Article - General Provisions
(1-401)

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February 24, 2018 12:37 P.M.