Parents with disabilities

S.E.A. 259, P.L. 146 Effective: July 1, 2021 Specifies that it is the policy of the state to recognize the parenting rights of a parent regardless of whether the parent has a disability. Provides that the right of a person with a disability to parent the person's … [Read more...]

Parents with disabilities

The House Family, Children, and Human Committee heard SB 259, parents with disabilities, sponsored by Rep. DeVon and Rep. Vermillion. This bill specifies that it is the policy of the State to recognize the importance of family and children, including the parenting … [Read more...]

Court matters

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard SB 1313 on court matters.  The bill is sponsored by Sen. Koch and provides the following: That a magistrate has the same powers as a judge, except the power of judicial mandate. Repeals certain sections that enumerate the … [Read more...]

Parents with a disability

The Senate Family and Children Committee heard SB 312 on Monday, January 27 about parents with a disability authored by Sen. Niezgodski. This bill provides the right of a person with a disability to parent the person's child may not be denied or restricted solely … [Read more...]

Notice & hearings on child relocation

For amend and vote only, the House Judiciary Committee heard SB 292 on notice and hearings on child relocation, sponsored by Rep. Sullivan.  The bill does the following: changes certain procedures governing the relocation of a child in cases in which custody orders … [Read more...]

Notice and hearing on child relocation

The Senate Judiciary Committee heard Sen. Head’s SB 292 on notice and hearings on child relocation.  The bill provides the following: Changes certain procedures governing the relocation of a child in cases in which custody orders are issued following a determination … [Read more...]