House Bill 4231: Creates Presumption of Grandparent Visitation After Adoption

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Last Updated: March 25, 2014
House Bill 4231: Creates Presumption of Grandparent Visitation After Adoption
Sponsors:
Delegate Perdue, Delegate Fleischauer, Delegate Diserio, Delegate Eldridge, Delegate Kinsey, Delegate Lawrence, Delegate Moore and Delegate Poore
Summary:

House Bill 4231 creates a presumption for a grandparent visitation order to remain in effect after an adoption unless specifically vacated by the adoption order. HSLDA believes that fit parents, both natural and adoptive, are in the best position to and should be protected in making decisions about who spends time with their children absent extraordinary circumstances.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:
1/20/2014 (House) Introduced and Referred to Judiciary Committee
2/23/2014 (House) Was Not Reported Out of Committee

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