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