Child Support Matters and COVID-19 Announcement

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Child Support Emergency Directive

Urgent Announcement for Child Support Matters and COVID-19 April 2020   From: Families United Action Network Key issues:     Directive sent to Governor Reynolds with 3 requests Guide for parents re: child support and exchanges To Iowans, We realize that parents across the state of Iowa want to do everything … Read More

SF571 Passes Iowa Senate

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FUAN_Families United Action Network Thank You Iowa Senators

Senator Jack Whitver We met with Senator Whitver before the legislative session, and he gave us clear instructions to ask you what he would like to see in order to get this bill passed. His request was to meet with all senators one more time and confirm their support. … Read More

Iowa Passes SF571

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SF571 passes in the Iowa Senate

In one of the most anticipated floor votes in Iowa’s history, the Iowa Senate voted 30-18 to pass Senate File 571 on Tuesday. The bill creates a rebuttable presumption that joint physical care is best for the child’s health and well-being at the start of every custody case. Exceptions will … Read More

Iowa House Unanimously Agrees that Parents Aren’t Visitors

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Iowa State Capital, Des Moines, IA

On February 27, 2020 the Iowa House of Representatives voted unanimously 95-0 and 5 absences to approve HF 2366. This bill was formally known as HF706 and is a bill to replace the term “visitation” with the term “parenting time” throughout the Iowa codes. This recommendation creates no legal change … Read More