Legislation: waiver of parental right to counsel

02/17/2017, Legislation, Abuse/Neglect/Dependency - Accused Parents

SB 130 would require that waiver of counsel for parents is knowing/voluntary and on the record.  

 

Introduced on 2/7/17.  Committee substitute approved on 2/17/17.   Substitute bill passed Senate on 2/28/17.  Referred to House on 3/1/17.

 

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