Georgia House of Representatives
HB1624 - Child custody; alleged sexual abuse; noncustodial parent

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Simpson, John T
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Summary / Full Text HC: Judy SC:
F/R: 02/07/96 L/A: 02/28/96 H - Favorably Reported (H-Sub )
Titles Amended: 19
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First Reader Summary

A BILL to amend Article 1 of Chapter 9 of Title 19 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to child custody proceedings, so as to provide that in proceedings involving visitation rights in which sexual abuse of the child by the noncustodial parent is alleged the court shall order a psychological evaluation of the child and shall not permit unsupervised visitation pending resolution of any charges filed relating to such allegations; and for other purposes.

Actions Taken

               HOUSE                          SENATE
              2/7/96   Read 1st Time                        
              2/8/96   Read 2nd Time                        
              2/28/96  Favorably Reported                   
              Sub      Committee Amend/Sub                  

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 19-9-1, 19-9-3

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