House Bill 2181: Applies the "Best Interest of the Child" Standard to Parental Rights

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Last Updated: January 6, 2014
House Bill 2181: Applies the "Best Interest of the Child" Standard to Parental Rights
Sponsors:
Representative Womack
Summary:

This bill would apply the “best interest of the child” standard to parental rights. This standard should not be applied to fit parents in an intact family. This is the standard that the UN Treaty on the Rights of the Child would impose on all families in every circumstance, something HSLDA strongly opposes.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

Died in House Committee at Sine Die adjournment. See "Bill History" link below.

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Bill History