Changing Visitation to Parenting Time 2019

The Iowa General Assembly began its session January 14, 2019 at 8:00 am.

FUAN will be adding research resources to this page to add to your understanding of the bill.

Check back here often as the recommendations and bill language may change throughout the session.

Changing Visitation to Parenting Time (1)

This recommendation creates no legal change but provides a subconscious mindset that parents are not visitors to their own children.

The goal is to prevent marginalizing either parent from the duties and responsibilities of parenting in order to maintain disciplinary authority of the parent and rights of both child and parent.

Changing Visitation to Parenting Time (7)