HB1425

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Family Law - Guardianship and Adoption - Age of Consent and Revocation of Consent

Sponsored by:

Delegate Ciliberti

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary


Synopsis:Reducing the time frame during which a person may revoke consent to a certain guardianship of a child; reducing the time frame during which a person may revoke consent to a certain guardianship of a child or adoption of a child; increasing from 10 to 14 years old the age at which a minor's consent is required for an adoption; increasing from 10 to 14 years old the age at which a minor may revoke consent to an adoption under certain circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Ciliberti, Chang, Frush, Impallaria, Krebs, McKay, Rose, Shoemaker, and Wivell
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Adoption - see also- Parents and Guardians
Attorneys
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Parents and Guardians -see also- Adoption; Child Custody
Statutes:Article - Family Law
(5-321, 5-338, 5-339, 5-350, 5-3A-19, 5-3A-35, 5-3B-06, 5-3B-15, 5-3B-20, 5-3B-21)

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March 8, 2018 4:39 P.M.