HB 914


By Representative(s) STEGMAIER / TAKAI; Cachola, Fox, Moses, Yonamine

Report Title: Divorce; Waiting Period

Description: Establishes a one-year waiting period after filing for a divorce before the family court may issue a decree of divorce, if there are minor children of either or both parties who are living with either or both parties. Requires mandatory pre-divorce counseling.

 1-27-99        H Introduced and passed First Reading                      
 1-28-99        H Referred to the committees on 1. JHA 2. FIN ,
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