Department of Child Services

The House Family, Children and Human Affairs Committee heard SB 1 on the Department of Child Services (DCS), sponsored by Rep. Mahan. The bill makes various changes: Indicates a court shall determine that consent to adoption is not required from the parent if the … [Read more...]

Going upon the premises of another

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 220 on going upon the premises of another, sponsored by Rep. May. The bill amends the law providing that a person who goes upon the premises of another for certain purposes does not have an assurance that the premises are safe for … [Read more...]

Accounting by attorney in fact

The House Judiciary Committee heard SB 223 on accounting by attorney in fact, sponsored by Rep. Steuerwald. The bill provides that an attorney in fact is required to render and deliver a written accounting if requested by a person who jointly owns an account with the … [Read more...]

Child support

For amend and vote only, the Senate Judiciary Committee heard HB 1520 on child support, sponsored by Sen. Busch. The bill does the following: Provides that the duty to support a child ceases when the child becomes 19 years of age unless the child is a full-time … [Read more...]