SB 452 Gives the family courts original jurisdiction to hear guardianship cases
Sponsor: Justus
LR Number: 1325S.01I Fiscal Note available
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 4/22/2013 - Hearing Cancelled S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2013

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SB 452 - This act provides that a court must consider the best interest of a minor when granting a letter of guardianship. The act also gives the family courts jurisdiction to hear guardianship cases when the guardianship proceeding is not the result of a testamentary appointment.

JESSICA BAKER