HB0315 (CH0096)

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Equity Court Jurisdiction - Immigrant Children - Custody or Guardianship

Sponsored by:

Delegate Anderson


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 96

Synopsis:Altering the jurisdiction of an equity court to include custody or guardianship of an immigrant child pursuant to a motion for Special Immigrant Juvenile factual findings requesting a specified determination; and defining the term "child" to mean an unmarried individual under the age of 21 years under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegate Anderson (By Request - Baltimore City Administration)
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0396
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Aliens and Citizenship
Child Abuse and Neglect
Child Custody
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Youth -see also- Minors

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October 2, 2015 9:03 A.M.