2017-2018 Regular Session - SB 131
Juvenile Code; adoption proceedings be stayed while an appeal to terminate parental rights is pending; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 11 of Title 15 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions for the Juvenile Code, so as to provide that adoption proceedings be stayed while an appeal of an order to terminate parental rights is pending; to clarify the court's duties to a case while an appeal is pending; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/17/2017 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/08/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/07/2017 - Senate Hopper