House Bill 1086/Senate Bill 976: Grandparent Visitation

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House Bill 1086/Senate Bill 976: Grandparent Visitation
House Senate
Sponsors:
Sexton
Sponsors:
Niceley
Summary:

This bill creates a presumption, for the purposes of awarding grandparent visitation, that a custodial parent or parents or custodian opposes grandparent visitation if the grandparent has been denied visitation for a period of three months or more.

Summary:

This bill creates a presumption, for the purposes of awarding grandparent visitation, that a custodial parent or parents or custodian opposes grandparent visitation if the grandparent has been denied visitation for a period of three months or more.

Status:
2/09/2017 Introduction
2/13/2017 Passed 1st consideration
2/15/2017 Passed 2nd consideration, refer to Civil Justice
3/29/2017 Hearing:04/05/2017 9:00 am and 1:30 pm, Legislative Plaza Room 31
Status:
2/09/2017 Introduction, Passed 1st consideration
2/13/2017 Passed 2nd consideration, refer to Judiciary
HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Action Requested:
None at this time

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Senate Bill Text

Senate Bill History