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COMMITTEE:    Juvenile Justice & Family Issues 

TIME & DATE:  9:00 AM or upon final adjourn./recess or bill referral if permission granted
Monday, April 26, 2021 

PLACE:       E2.014 
CHAIR:       Rep. Victoria Neave 


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HB 913         Dutton                                                
Relating to an award of costs and attorney's fees and the imposition of sanctions in certain suits for the dissolution of a marriage or affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 3203        Dutton                                                
Relating to alternative times of possession under a standard possession order in a suit affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 803         Middleton | et al.                                     
Relating to equal parenting orders in suits affecting the parent-child relationship.

HB 3187        Krause                                                
Relating to divorce on the grounds of insupportability.

HB 3188        Krause                                                
Relating to a divorce on the ground of insupportability.

HB 3190        Krause                                                
Relating to the waiting period for a divorce on the grounds of insupportability.

HB 2479        Pacheco                                               
Relating to persons who are authorized to conduct a marriage ceremony.



Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 4316


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