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Family Law - Divorce on Grounds of Mutual Consent - Parties With Minor Children

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Authorizing a court to decree an absolute divorce on the grounds of mutual consent if the parties have minor children, under specified circumstances; requiring a specified settlement agreement to provide for the care, custody, access, and support of minor or dependent children; requiring specified parties to attach a completed child support guidelines worksheet to a specified settlement agreement; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
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Broad Subject(s):Family Law
Narrow Subject(s):Child Care
Child Custody
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Divorce -see also- Annulment
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Support of Dependents -see also- Alimony
Statutes:Article - Family Law

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