MD HB1114 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 11-0)
Status: Introduced on February 6 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-10 - Hearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring the court, in determining the appropriate allocation of custody or visitation between the parties that is in the best interest of the child, to consider the ability of each of the parties to meet the child's developmental needs, the relations between the child, the parties, the siblings and other relatives, the ability of each party to meet the child's day-to-day needs and certain other factors; and requiring the court to articulate certain findings of fact on the record.

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Child Custody and Visitation - Best Interest of the Child - Factors



2020-02-10HouseHearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-06HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Family Law9109(n/a)See Bill Text

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