House Bill 5598: Changes the Law Surrounding State Child Custody

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Last Updated: May 30, 2014
House Bill 5598: Changes the Law Surrounding State Child Custody
Sponsors:
Representative Sara Feigenholtz (D-12)
Summary:

This bill helps parents retain custody of their child during a time when it is necessary to place the child in an institution on a short-term basis.

HSLDA's Position:
Support.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:
02/14/2014 - First Reading in the House
02/14/2014 - Referred to the House Rules Committee
03/03/2014 - Assigned to Adoption Reform
03/20/2014 - Amendment 1 filed.
03/20/2014 - Amendment 1 sent to Rules Committee
03/24/2014 - Amendment 1 sent from Rules Committee to Adoption Reform Committee
03/26/2014 - Amendment 1 passed Adoption Reform Committee, places on calendar for 2nd reading.
04/02/2014 - Amendment 2 filed
04/07/2014 - Amendment 2 referred to Rules Committee
04/08/2014 - Amendment 2 referred from Rules Committee to Adoption Reform Committee
04/09/2014 - Second reading, short debate, passed
04/10/2014 - Third reading, short debate, passed
04/11/2014 - HB 5598 sent to the Senate
04/11/2014 - First reading in the Senate, referred to Senate Assignments Committee
04/30/2014 - Referred to Senate Human Services
05/13/2014 - Human services voted "Do Pass".
05/13/2014 - Placed on Senate caldendar for second reading.
05/15/2014 - Second reading in Senate
05/22/2014 - Third reading in Senate, passed both houses.
 
 
 

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