2013 Regular Session



Family Law - Modification of Child Custody or Denial of Visitation - Expedited Hearings

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Requiring a court to hold a hearing on a petition to modify a child custody order or a petition to modify an order denying visitation within 14 days after the petition is filed.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Carter
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
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
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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October 24, 2017 1:04 P.M.