THE NATIONAL VOICE OF FAMILIES
PROTECTING FAMILIES FROM THE FAMILY COURT SYSTEM

FCLU Legislation

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.

New Jersey

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

New York

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