2013 Regular Session



Family Law - Denial of Custody or Visitation - Sexual Abuse of a Minor

Sponsored by:

Delegate Haddaway-Riccio


In the House - Hearing 1/17 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Prohibiting a court, except under specified circumstances or unless good cause for the award of custody or visitation is shown, from awarding custody of a child or visitation with a child to a parent who has been found guilty of sexual abuse of a minor; and applying the Act prospectively.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Haddaway-Riccio
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0052
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Child Custody
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Sexual Offenses
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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October 24, 2017 12:59 P.M.