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2014 Regular Session



Rape Survivor Family Protection Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the House - Hearing 2/28 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 guardian 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, Arora, Barkley, Barnes, Barve, Beidle, Bobo, Branch, Braveboy, Cardin, Carr, Clagett, Clippinger, Cluster, Conway, Cullison, Eckardt, Frank, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Frush, Gaines, Gilchrist, Glass, Glenn, Griffith, Gutierrez, Guzzone, Haddaway-Riccio, Healey, Hixson, Hough, Howard, Hucker, Ivey, Jones, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, Lafferty, Lee, Love, Luedtke, Malone, McComas, McIntosh, A. Miller, Mitchell, Mizeur, Morhaim, Nathan-Pulliam, Niemann, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Reznik, S. Robinson, Schuh, Smigiel, Sophocleus, Stein, Swain, Tarrant, F. Turner, V. Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, M. Washington, Wilson, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0411
Introduced in a prior session as: HB0715 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
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

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October 24, 2017 1:52 P.M.