MD HB1368 | 2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on March 19 2018 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-03-19 - Third Reading Passed (128-7)
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Establishing that the "filing of the application for divorce", for purposes of a provision of law authorizing a court to decree an absolute divorce on the grounds of a 12-month separation when the parties have met certain conditions before the filing of the application for divorce, includes an oral amendment made by a party with the consent of the other party in open court to a previously filed application for limited or absolute divorce.

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Grounds for Divorce - 12-Month Separation - Oral Amendment to Application for Divorce



2018-03-19HouseThird Reading Passed (128-7)
2018-03-16HouseSecond Reading Passed with Amendments
2018-03-16HouseFavorable with Amendments {912216/1 Report Adopted
2018-03-15HouseFavorable with Amendments Report by Judiciary
2018-03-08HouseHearing 3/08 at 1:00 p.m.
2018-02-09HouseFirst Reading Judiciary


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