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Domestic Violence - Additional Relief

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


Veto sustained (0-141)

Synopsis:Expanding the relief that may be awarded in a final protective order to include any other relief that a judge determines is necessary to protect a person eligible for relief from abuse.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Dumais, Anderson, Angel, Atterbeary, Hettleman, Jalisi, Kittleman, McComas, Moon, Morales, Rosenberg, Smith, Valentino-Smith, Waldstreicher, B. Wilson, and Glass
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0269
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
District Courts
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Protection Orders
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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