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Senate Bill 27: An Act Regarding Grandparent Visitation
Senator J. Esp
This bill changes the statutory law of Montana to coincide with court decisions that a grandparent may have contact with a grandchild over the objection of the custodial parent only if the presumption in favor of the parent's wishes has been rebutted by the evidence. This bill should be supported.
|1/5/2007||Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing|
|1/10/2007||Passed as amended|
|1/12/2007||Third Reading and transmitted to the House|
|2/26/2007||First Reading and referred to the Judiciary Committee|
|3/6/2007||Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing|
|4/18/2007||Second reading, House amendments concurred|
|4/19/2007||Third reading, passed as amended by House|
|4/20/2007||Enrolled, printed, signed by the President of the Senate and the Speaker of the House, and sent to the Governor|
|4/23/2007||Returned to the Senate with the Governor’s proposed amendments|
|4/24/2007||Scheduled for second reading|
|4/25/2007||Scheduled for third reading, proposed amendments concurred, and transmitted to the House for consideration|
|4/26/2007||Second reading and proposed amendments concurred|
|4/30/2007||Returned to the Senate|
|5/16/2007||Signed by the Governor and chapter number assigned|
HSLDA supported this legislation.
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