MD HB1304 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Introduced on February 9 2018 - 25% progression
Action: 2018-03-15 - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Extending the jurisdiction of the juvenile court to include a petition for the emancipation of a minor; establishing that a minor who is at least 16 years old may become emancipated from a parent or legal guardian under certain circumstances; authorizing a minor to file a petition for emancipation in the minor's own name subject to certain requirements; prohibiting a parent from filing a petition for the emancipation of a minor; etc.

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Family Law – Minors – Emancipation



2018-03-15HouseUnfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn
2018-03-08HouseHearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-09HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


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