CS/SB 1886: Grandparent Visitation Rights
Grandparent Visitation Rights; Authorizing a grandparent of a minor child whose parent was the victim of a murder to petition the court for court-ordered visitation with the child under certain circumstances; removing the requirement that a grandparent petitioning the court for court-ordered visitation with a minor child make a prima facie showing of significant harm to the child in a preliminary hearing on such petition and instead requiring the grandparent to make a prima facie showing of other specified conditions, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/13/2020 Senate • Filed
1/17/2020 Senate • Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 184
1/22/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 183
1/30/2020 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 02/04/20, 12:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
2/4/2020 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 240
2/5/2020 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2/6/2020 Senate • CS by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs read 1st time -SJ 251
2/10/2020 Senate • Now in Judiciary
3/14/2020 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary
CS/SB 1886, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 2/5/2020 at 1:21 PM
SB 1886, Original Filed Version Posted 1/13/2020 at 5:33 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Pre-Meeting) 2/3/2020 (pdf)
Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (Post-Meeting) 2/5/2020 (pdf)
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 229474 - Amendment
Delete lines 72 - 73 and insert:
Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Replaced by Committee Substitute
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 2/4/2020 12:30 PM Children, Families, and Elder Affairs 6 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 752.011 Petition for grandparent visitation with a minor child. Page 2 (pdf)
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