Senate Bill 435 -- Reducing Burdensome Costs in Family Law Proceedings

February 25, 2019

*Bill Status: Bill died in committee.

Summary:

Senate Bill 435 vests family law courts with the discretion to allow case-specific hearsay evidence (in expert witness testimony) on custody and financial issues. This bill seeks to remedy the burdensome delays that have been caused in family law proceedings by the recent People v. Sanchez decision.

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Contact:

Jennifer Hodgkins, (916) 651-4037
Jennifer.Hodgkins@sen.ca.gov