Shared Parenting Bills


Utah’s New Law Aimed At Giving Both Parents Equal Responsibility 1

Utah’s new custody law aimed at giving both parents equal responsibility By Nancy Rigdon, National Parents Organization A new law which went into effect this week encourages the state courts to award equal child custody following divorce or separation. House Bill 35, sponsored by Representative V. Lowry Snow of St. […]


Reining in Family Courts: Sole Custody Should Not Be The Norm

NATIONAL REVIEW: Reining in Our Nation’s Family Courts By Ned Holstein, founder and chairman of the board of National Parents Organization May 21, 2015 Sole custody should not be the norm following divorce or separation. Small-government conservatives have largely overlooked the fact that no branch of government other than the tax authorities intrudes more […]


Legislators should Support Shared Parenting and Parental Equality

Ohio legislators should support shared parenting and parental equality: Donald Hubin (Opinion) By Guest Columnist/cleveland.com March 27, 2015 I’m disappointed that Ohio isn’t one of the 17 states across our nation with legislation filed to protect shared parenting and parental equality in instances of divorce or separation. Considering the number […]


Eighteen Shared Parenting Bills Currently in US Legislatures 1

9/27 UPDATE: Missouri came through with a Shared Parenting bill today bringing the new total to 18 states. 9/26 UPDATE: Florida added shared parenting to their alimony reform bill raising the total to 17 states. Its likely we’ll also be adding Wisconsin, and possibly North Carolina.  Leading Women for Shared Parenting announces sixteen seventeen eighteen shared parenting bills […]


National Shared Parenting Organizations Join Forces On ND’s Shared Parenting Ballot Initiative

Four National Shared Parenting Organizations Join Forces On North Dakota’s Shared Parenting For Kids Ballot Initiative North Dakota to include a statutory measure on shared parenting in upcoming November 4, 2014 election LOS ANGELES, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today, four national shared parenting organizations—Leading Women for Shared Parenting, Divorce […]


EDITORIAL: MA Custody Proposal Rightly Stresses Time with Both Parents 1

EDITORIAL: Massachusetts custody proposal rightly stresses time with both parents MAY 18, 2014 SLOWLY BUT surely, Massachusetts is reshaping its laws around divorce. First, a task force of experts and advocates prompted a sweeping overhaul of outdated alimony laws. And two years ago, the governor’s office convened a similar committee […]