Legislative Materials

Here you will find materials related to child custody matters handled by the Utah Legislature.

Minutes from the Child Welfare Legislative Oversight Panel Meeting, September 19, 2013

These are the minutes from the annual meeting of the Child Welfare Oversight Panel meeting held on September 19, 2013.  Sharon Sipes and Kate Hansen from the Parental Defense Alliance were in attendance, as was Lisa Lokken of Lokken & Associates.  Ms. Sipes and Ms. Lokken responded to the February 2013 Legislative Audit regarding the adoption of the ABA Parental Defense Guidelines.

2013 Legislative Session

Report to Utah Legislature - February 2013

A Performance Audit of Utah's Child Welfare System

S.B. 49

Child Welfare Modifications proposed by Senator Wayne A. Harper in 2013 General Session

S.B. 155

Postadoption Contact Agreements proposed by Lyle W. Hillyard in 2013 General Session

S.B. 255

Human Services Amendments proposed by Senator Wayne A. Harper in the 2013 General Session

Minutes from the Child Welfare Legislative Oversight Panel Meeting December 17, 2012