FL S1598 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (? 2-1)
Status: Introduced on January 5 2018 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-03-06 - Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1217
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Creating provisions entitled "Uniform Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act"; providing requirements for proceeding for custodial responsibility of a child of a servicemember; authorizing a court to grant caretaking authority or limited contact to a nonparent under certain conditions; providing for the termination of a grant of authority; authorizing a court to modify or terminate a temporary grant of custodial responsibility, etc.

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Deployed Parent Custody and Visitation



2018-03-06SenateLaid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 1217
2018-03-06SenateSubstituted CS/CS/HB 1217
2018-03-06SenateRead 2nd time
2018-03-02SenatePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 03/06/18
2018-02-14SenatePlaced on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2018-02-08SenateCS/CS by Rules read 1st time
2018-02-08SenatePending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2018-02-07SenateCS/CS by- Rules; YEAS 11 NAYS 0
2018-02-02SenateOn Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/07/18, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2018-02-01SenateNow in Rules
2018-02-01SenateFavorable by Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; YEAS 8 NAYS 0
2018-01-30SenateCS by Judiciary read 1st time
2018-01-29SenateOn Committee agenda-- Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security, 02/01/18, 11:30 am, 37 Senate Office Building
2018-01-29SenateNow in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security
2018-01-26SenatePending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2018-01-25SenateCS by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 0
2018-01-22SenateOn Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/25/18, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2018-01-12SenateReferred to Judiciary; Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; Rules

Same As/Similar To

H1217 (Same As) 2018-03-22 - Chapter No. 2018-69

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