Georgia Senate
SB 120 - Child Custody - safety of child, parent victims of fam. violence

Sponsor and CoSponsors
Marable, Richard O Scott, David Oliver, Mary M
Links / Committees / Status
Summary / Full Text SC: Judy HC: Judy
F/R: 01/23/95 L/A: 03/17/95 H - Committed
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 for the consideration of the safety of the child and of a parent who has been the victim of family violence in proceedings in which child custody or parental visitation is an issue if the court has made a finding of family violence.

Actions Taken

               SENATE                         HOUSE 
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             1/23/95   Read 1st time          2/10/95       
             2/3/95    Favorably Reported     3/14/95       
             2/6/95    Read 2nd Time          2/13/95       
                       Committed              3/17/95       
             2/9/95    Read 3rd Time                        
             2/9/95    Passed/Adopted                       

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 19-9-1, 19-9-3, 19-9-7


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