Judiciary Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

SB-247

Title:

AN ACT CONCERNING PROBATE COURT OPERATIONS.

Vote Date:

3/28/2018

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable

PH Date:

3/9/2018

File No.:

Disclaimer: The following JOINT FAVORABLE Report is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose.

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Judicial Committee

REASONS FOR BILL:

This is the annual submission by the Probate Court of their legislative objective, making minor revisions to statutes governing certain Probate Court procedures, and, within available appropriations, providing eligibility for grants under the Kinship Fund and Grandparents and Relatives Respite Fund to certain nonrelative caregivers.

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

The Probate Court Administrator respectfully urges the passage of this bill.

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

N/A

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

N/A

Reported by: Cassandra Hobbs

Date: April 6, 2018