The FCLU supports and actively promotes existing legislation and creates new legislation. We work with other families rights groups to ensure Bills are developed and introduced efficiently.
Bill S634 (A1977) – Prohibits good faith allegations of child abuse from being used against the accuser in a child custody proceeding; makes it a disorderly persons offense to file a false allegation of child abuse. http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2012/Bills/S1000/634_I1.HTM
Bill S1607 (A1377) Provides for a presumption of joint physical custody in a child custody determination; addresses relocation. http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2012/Bills/S2000/1607_I1.HTM
Bill S4281-2011: Establishes the presumption in matrimonial proceedings of awarding shared parenting of minor children. http://open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S4281-2011
Bill S949-2013: Establishes the presumption in matrimonial proceedings of awarding shared parenting of minor children. http://open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S949-2013