Bill Summaries: S627 (2013-2014 Session)

  • Summary date: Apr 2 2013 - View summary

    Establishes the 10 member Joint Legislative Study Committee on Grandparent Visitation Rights and Child Custody (Committee) to study grandparent visitation rights and the use of health-related conditions as a factor in determining child custody. Specifies ten issues to be considered. Requires that five members of the Senate be appointed by the President Pro Tempore and five members of the House of Representatives be appointed by the Speaker to the Committee. Requires the Committee to make a final report to the 2014 Regular Session of the 2013 General Assembly before it convenes, at which time the Committee terminates.