HB195 (2009) Detail

Relative to relocation of a residence of a child.


HB 195 – AS INTRODUCED

2009 SESSION

09-0354

05/04

HOUSE BILL 195

AN ACT relative to relocation of a residence of a child.

SPONSORS: Rep. Wells, Rock 8

COMMITTEE: Children and Family Law

ANALYSIS

This bill creates an exemption from the requirement that the court hold a hearing on the proposed relocation of the principal residence of a child if the move is less than 100 miles from the child’s current residence.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

09-0354

05/04

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nine

AN ACT relative to relocation of a residence of a child.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 Relocation of the Residence of a Child. Amend RSA 461-A:12, I to read as follows:

I. This section shall apply if the existing parenting plan, order on parental rights and responsibilities, or other enforceable agreement between the parties does not expressly govern the relocation issue. This section shall not apply if the relocation is less than 100 miles from the original residence, or results in the residence being closer to the other parent or to any location within the child’s current school district.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect January 1, 2010.

Links

HB195 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB195 Revision: 12621 Date: Jan. 12, 2009, midnight

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