ULC

Acts

Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act

Description

The Uniform Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act addresses issues of child custody and visitation that arise when parents are deployed in military or other national service.

Staff Contact

Lindsay Beaver lbeaver@uniformlaws.org

 

Enactment Status Map

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Legislative Tracking

2016 Introductions & Enactments
StateBillSponsorStatus
Iowa SF 2233  Enacted
Maryland HB1379/SB813 Valentino-SmithIntroduced
Pennsylvania SB 1056 BakerIntroduced
Utah SB 96 HillyardEnacted
West Virginia HB 4213 StorchIntroduced

 

Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2012.
Committee/Resources: Deployed Parents Custody and Visitation Act