House Bill 5143: Authorizes Grandparent Visitation to be Awarded Over the Objections of Parents in an Intact Family

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House Bill 5143: Authorizes Grandparent Visitation to be Awarded Over the Objections of Parents in an Intact Family
Sponsors:
Representative Walton J. McLeod
Summary:

This bill would authorize the Family Court to order grandparent visitation over the objections of parents in an intact family.

HSLDA's Position:

HSLDA considers this to be a violation of parental rights. This bill should be opposed.

Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

04/19/2012     (House)     Introduced and read for the first time
04/19/2012     (House)     Referred to Judiciary Committee
06/07/2012     (House)     Bill died when legislature adjourned

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