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CS/SB 250: Family Law

GENERAL BILL by Judiciary ; Lee

Family Law; Creating a presumption that approximately equal time-sharing by both parents is in the best interest of the child; prohibiting the modification of a determination of parental responsibility, a parenting plan, or a time-sharing schedule unless certain determinations are made, etc.

Effective Date: 10/1/2016
Last Action: 3/11/2016 House - Died in Messages
Location: In messages from Senate
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Judiciary (JU)
  2. Rules (RC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
9/10/2015 Senate • Filed
9/17/2015 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations -SJ 21
1/12/2016 Senate • Introduced -SJ 21
1/21/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/26/16, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
1/26/2016 Senate • CS by Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 3 -SJ 274
1/28/2016 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Original reference(s) removed: Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations
• Remaining references corrected to Rules -SJ 277
• Now in Rules
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 275
2/5/2016 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/10/16, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2/10/2016 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 7 NAYS 4
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2/11/2016 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/18/16
2/18/2016 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 417
• Amendment(s) adopted (447250) -SJ 418
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 418
• Placed on 3rd reading
2/23/2016 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 451
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 23 NAYS 15 -SJ 451
2/24/2016 House • In Messages
3/11/2016 House • Died in Messages