Divorce, no-fault; parties with minor children cannot obtain. (HB2798)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Grounds for divorce. Provides that parties with minor children cannot obtain a no-fault divorce under subdivision A 9 of 20-91 when either party files a written objection to the granting of a divorce pursuant to that subdivision. Amends § 20-91, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


  • 01/10/2007 Committee
  • 01/10/2007 Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 073186276
  • 01/10/2007 Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
  • 01/17/2007 Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
  • 02/06/2007 Left in Courts of Justice


Tim Hulsey writes:

Let's see if the General Assembly is really interested in "strengthening the family," or if they just want to pass laws against gay families.