ASSEMBLY, No. 1378

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

214th LEGISLATURE

 

PRE-FILED FOR INTRODUCTION IN THE 2010 SESSION

 


 

Sponsored by:

Assemblyman  MICHAEL PATRICK CARROLL

District 25 (Morris)

 

 

 

 

SYNOPSIS

     Repeals grandparents visitation statute.

 

CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT

     Introduced Pending Technical Review by Legislative Counsel

  


An Act concerning grandparent's visitation and repealing P.L.1971, c.420.

 

     Be It Enacted by the Senate and General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:

 

     1.  Section 1 of P.L.1971, c.420, s.1 (C.9:2-7.1) is repealed.

 

     2.  This act shall take effect immediately.

 

 

STATEMENT

 

     This bill would repeal N.J.S.A.9:2-7.1 which allows a sibling or grandparent of a minor child to make an application in Superior Court for visitation rights.