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Requirements for Filial Support - Repeal

Sponsored by:

Senator Kelley


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Judicial Proceedings

Synopsis:Repealing the prohibition on the neglect or refusal, by a specified adult child, to provide a destitute parent with food, shelter, care, and clothing; altering the definition of "responsible relative", as it relates to responsibility for the cost of specified services provided in a facility or program operated or funded by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, to exclude from the definition the children of a recipient of specified services; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Kelley, Conway, Currie, King, Madaleno, Middleton, Montgomery, and Nathan-Pulliam
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0924
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0261 Session: 2014 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
Community Facilities and Services
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Developmental Disabilities
Elder Abuse and Neglect
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Indigent Persons
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Mental Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
State Hospitals
State's Attorneys
Support of Dependents -see also- Alimony
Statutes:Article - Family Law
(13-101 through 13-103, 13-106 through 13-109)
Article - Health - General
(16-101, 16-102, 16-203)

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October 24, 2017 4:47 P.M.