MD SB57 | 2021 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 13 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-12-28 - Hearing 1/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Judicial Proceedings Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring a court, in a custody or visitation proceeding, to deny custody or visitation rights to a certain party if the court has reasonable ground to believe that a child has been abused or neglected by the party, unless the court specifically finds that there is no likelihood of further child abuse or neglect by the party and states the reasons for the finding; authorizing the court to approve a supervised visitation arrangement under certain circumstances; etc.

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Family Law – Child Custody and Visitation



2020-12-28SenateHearing 1/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2021-01-13SenateFirst Reading Judicial Proceedings

Same As/Similar To

HB748 (Crossfiled) 2021-01-31 - Hearing 2/18 at 1:30 p.m.


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Family Law9101(n/a)See Bill Text
Family Law9101.1(n/a)See Bill Text
Family Law9105(n/a)See Bill Text
Family Law9109(n/a)See Bill Text

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