HB0390 (CH0418)

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2015 Regular Session



Protective Order and Peace Order Petitions - Maryland Residents

Sponsored by:

Delegate Atterbeary


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 418

Synopsis:Authorizing the filing of a protective order petition if the abuse is alleged to have occurred in the State or if the person eligible for relief is a resident of the State; and authorizing the filing of a peace order petition if a specified act is alleged to have occurred in the State or if the petitioner is a resident of the State; declaring that it is the intent of the General Assembly that an order for protection issued by a court of this State shall be accorded full faith and credit by a court of another state; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Atterbeary, Angel, Barkley, Carter, Chang, Dumais, Ebersole, Gutierrez, Hayes, Hill, Jalisi, Kittleman, Lam, Lierman, McCray, Moon, Morales, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Platt, B. Robinson, Smith, Sydnor, Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, C. Wilson, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0270
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judiciary  View Committee HearingJudicial Proceedings
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Interstate Affairs
Protection Orders
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
Article - Family Law
(4-504, 4-508.1)

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