Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 494
Session Year 2014
AN ACT CONCERNING GUARDIANS AD LITEM AND ATTORNEYS FOR MINOR CHILDREN IN FAMILY RELATIONS MATTERS.
To: (1) Provide greater clarity to court orders involving the appointment of counsel or a guardian ad litem for a minor child; (2) provide parties to a family relations matter with standing to remove counsel or the guardian ad litem for a minor child appointed in such matter; (3) enact new provisions concerning the payment of fees to counsel and the guardian ad litem for a minor child; and (4) require the Judicial Branch to develop a publication that informs parties to a family relations matter about the roles and responsibilities of counsel for the minor child and the guardian ad litem.
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Co-sponsors of SB-494
Rep. William Aman, 14th Dist.
Rep. Minnie Gonzalez, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Lezlye Zupkus, 89th Dist.
Rep. Fred Camillo, 151st Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth B. Ritter, 38th Dist.
Rep. Patricia Billie Miller, 145th Dist.
Rep. Henry J. Genga, 10th Dist.
Rep. Jeffrey J. Berger, 73rd Dist.
Rep. Emil Altobello, 82nd Dist.
Rep. Douglas McCrory, 7th Dist.
Rep. Brenda L. Kupchick, 132nd Dist.
Rep. Charlie L. Stallworth, 126th Dist.
Rep. Tom O'Dea, 125th Dist.
Rep. Laura R. Hoydick, 120th Dist.
Rep. Bruce V. Morris, 140th Dist.
Rep. David A. Baram, 15th Dist.
Rep. Michael L. Molgano, 144th Dist.
Sen. Andres Ayala, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Joan V. Hartley, 15th Dist.
Rep. Christina "Tita" M. Ayala, 128th Dist.
Rep. David K. Labriola, 131st Dist.
Rep. Mike Demicco, 21st Dist.
Rep. John H. Frey, 111th Dist.
Sen. Art Linares, 33rd Dist.
Rep. Prasad Srinivasan, 31st Dist.