2011 Regular Session


File Code: Family Law Prior Year Introduction As: HB 1139/10 - JUD
Sponsored By:
Delegate Dumais
Family Law - Child Custody Determinations


Specifying the procedures for court determinations of legal and physical custody of minor children; requiring the court, in any proceeding between parents in which the custody of a child is raised as an issue, to make a determination as to legal and physical custody of the child; authorizing the court to award specified forms of legal and physical custody; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Judiciary
Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Child Custody
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Family Law -see also- Adoption; Annulment; Divorce; etc
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Family Law
( 9-501 , 9-502 , 9-503 , 9-504 , 9-505 , 9-506 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered