PA HB2178 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 31-4)
Status: Engrossed on January 22 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-01-24 - Referred to JUDICIARY
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


An Act amending Title 23 (Domestic Relations) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in child custody, further providing for consideration of criminal conviction.

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In child custody, further providing for consideration of criminal conviction.


Roll Calls

2020-01-22 - House - House Appropriations: Re-report Bill As Committed (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-22 - House - House Floor: HB 2178 PN 3132, FP (Y: 187 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 12) [PASS]
2020-01-14 - House - House Judiciary: Report Bill As Amended (Y: 25 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-01-14 - House - House Judiciary: Adopt Amendment A04453 (Y: 25 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-01-24SenateReferred to JUDICIARY
2020-01-22SenateIn the Senate
2020-01-22HouseThird consideration and final passage (187-0)
2020-01-22HouseRe-reported as committed
2020-01-21HouseRe-committed to APPROPRIATIONS
2020-01-21HouseSecond consideration
2020-01-15HouseRemoved from table
2020-01-14HouseLaid on the table
2020-01-14HouseFirst consideration
2020-01-14HouseReported as amended
2020-01-06HouseReferred to JUDICIARY

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