SB0333 (CH0111)

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Peace Orders and Protective Orders - Burden of Proof

Sponsored by:

Senator Frosh

Status:

Approved by the Governor - Chapter 111


Synopsis:Changing the standard of proof from clear and convincing evidence to a preponderance of the evidence by which a judge in a peace order hearing must make specified findings before the judge may issue a final peace order or mutual peace orders; and changing the standard of proof by which a judge in a protective order hearing must make specified findings before the judge may grant a final protective or mutual protective orders or extend the term of a protective order.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Frosh and the President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Forehand, King, Raskin, Brochin, Jacobs, Ramirez, and Stone
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0307
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
By Request of the Governor
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings   View Committee HearingJudiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Abuse -see also- Child Abuse & Neg.; Elder Abuse & Neg., etc
Domestic Violence -see also- Child Abuse & Neglect
Evidence
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Hearings
Judges
Protection Orders
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October 24, 2017 1:55 P.M.