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House Bill 1511

House Bill 1511

ARCHIVE (2009)

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DIGEST OF HB1511 (Updated April 28, 2009 12:01 pm - DI 84)

Joint legal custody in paternity determinations. Allows a court to award joint legal custody of a child following a determination of paternity. Provides that an award of joint legal custody does not require an equal division of physical custody of the child. Establishes factors for the court to consider in determining whether to grant joint legal custody. Creates a rebuttable presumption that a noncustodial parent convicted of child molesting or child exploitation is not entitled to parenting time rights. Establishes a rebuttable presumption that, if parenting time is granted to a person who has been convicted of child molesting or child exploitation, the parenting time shall be supervised.
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