CS/CS/HB 565: Family Law
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary Committee ; Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Porter
Family Law; Includes value of marital portion of passive appreciation of nonmarital real property in marital assets; revises requirements relating to awarding of durational alimony; revises provisions relating to effect of supportive relationship on alimony; authorizes court to award attorney fees & costs to obligor; provides that fact that obligor has reached reasonable retirement age for his or her profession, has retired, & has no intent to return to work is substantial change in circumstances as matter of law; prohibits separate adjudication of issues in dissolution of marriage case within 180 days after filing without exceptional circumstances; authorizes separate adjudication of issues if case is more than 180 days past; requires separate adjudication of issues, absent showing of irreparable harm, if case is more than 365 days past.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died on Calendar
Location: On 2nd Reading Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 57
• Introduced -HJ 57
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 01/18/12, 8:30 am, 404 HOB
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 262
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 259
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 281
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/08/12, 8:30 am, 404 HOB --Temporarily deferred
• PCS on Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/16/12, 11:30 am, 404 HOB
• CS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 685
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 682
• CS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 675
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/22/12
• Read 2nd time -HJ 712
• Amendment(s) adopted (607357) -HJ 712
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 760
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 822
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 846
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 860
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 913
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 973
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 999
• Temporarily postponed, on 3rd Reading -HJ 1065
• Read 3rd time -HJ 1112
• Amendment(s) adopted (471359) -HJ 1112
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 82 NAYS 35 -HJ 1114
• In Messages
• Referred to Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Budget -SJ 903
• Received -SJ 903
• Withdrawn from Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Budget -SJ 1192
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 1192
• Substituted for CS/SB 752 -SJ 1193
• Read 2nd time -SJ 1192
• Amendment(s) pending
• Died on Calendar
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