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SB 48/LM (BR 265) - J. Adams, R. Alvarado, W. Schroder

     AN ACT relating to child marriage.
     Amend KRS 402.020 to establish a new minimum age for marriage; amend KRS 402.030 to establish the power of courts to declare a marriage void when one party is under 18 years of age; amend KRS 402.210 to prohibit individuals under the age of 17 years from marrying; establish the process for a 17- year old to petition a court for permission to marry and the criteria for granting the petition; repeal KRS 402.260 which provides for the estate of minors who marry to be placed in receivership until they reach the age of 18 years.



     Jan 02, 2018 - introduced in Senate
     Jan 03, 2018 - to Judiciary (S)