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Rape Survivor Family Protection Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the House - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Excluding as a father of a child, for purposes of specified provisions relating to the paternity of a child in a guardianship or adoption proceeding, a man who has committed a specified sexual crime against the child's mother; requiring a court to consider a specified statement when making a specified finding; prohibiting a court from requiring publication of specified information under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Dumais, Anderson, Angel, Atterbeary, Barkley, B. Barnes, Barve, Branch, Campos, Carr, Clippinger, Cluster, Conaway, Cullison, Folden, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Glass, Gutierrez, Healey, Hettleman, Hixson, C. Howard, Jalisi, Jones, Kaiser, Kelly, Krebs, Lafferty, Luedtke, McComas, McIntosh, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Oaks, Parrott, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Platt, Rey, Reznik, B. Robinson, S. Robinson, Rosenberg, Smith, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, M. Washington, B. Wilson, C. Wilson, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0078
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0958 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Adoption
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
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Sexual Offenses
Support of Dependents -see also- Alimony
Statutes:Article - Family Law
(5-306, 5-3A-06, 5-3B-05, 9-101.2)

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