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2015 Regular Session



Family Law - Rebuttable Presumption of Joint Custody

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Creating a rebuttable presumption in specified court proceedings that specified custodial arrangements are in the best interests of a child; and authorizing the court to grant sole custody under specified circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter, Anderson, D. Barnes, Cluster, Jalisi, McConkey, O'Donnell, Oaks, Rey, Vaughn, Walker, A. Washington, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0650
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
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
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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