SB 291 — a bill that prioritizes the safety of children in child custody cases involving family violence — is going to the House floor today, May 9th. Please click below to contact lawmakers to ask them to vote for this critical legislation.
Subject: Vote for SB 291, Vote for Child Safety
Please vote for SB 291 by Sens. Barrow, Donahue, Juneau, Gatti, Martiny and Ward. This bill prioritizes the safety of children in child custody cases involving family violence. It adds domestic violence as a factor to be considered in all child custody cases and creates a critical link between customary child custody factors and the Post Separation Family Violence Relief Act. It helps judges and family lawyers navigate a complex system of laws to protect children. Please preserve the integrity of this important bill as presented by Rep. Katrina Jackson.
Thank you for your consideration,