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“Equal Time Parenting” Bill Defeated In Senate Committee

April 27, 2010 at 4:51 pm

A proposal to split child custody equally after a divorce failed to get out of a legislative committee Tuesday – likely ending its chances of passage this year.

Equal Parenting Time Sponsor Agrees to Compromise

April 13, 2010 at 6:04 pm

A controversial bill to mandate that a child in a divorce spend equal time with father and mother was resurrected Tuesday in Tennessee’s House of Representatives.

“Equal Time” Parenting Legislation Get Softened, Moves Forward

March 29, 2010 at 5:40 am

An “equal time” parenting bill sought by non-custodial parents – mostly dads – stayed alive this week in the Tennessee legislature. The proposal moved out of a key subcommittee, but with an amendment that softens it.

Subcommittee Asks For More Information For “Equal Time” Parenting Bill

March 9, 2010 at 7:12 pm

Lawmakers asked for more information Tuesday, as they debated a measure that would split child custody fifty-fifty for parents in a divorce. The bill’s sponsor says he’s dubious of what the statistics will show.