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Court Clerks Posting Of Service

Concerning the posting by court clerks of process when a respondent is served by publication.
2016 Regular Session
Children & Domestic Matters
Courts & Judicial
Bill Summary

Under current law, if a respondent in a domestic relations action cannot be personally served and is served by publication, the clerk of the court is required to post a copy of the process on a bulletin board in his or her office for 35 days after the date of publication. The act authorizes the clerk the option of posting the service online on the court's website in addition to on a bulletin board.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Rep. J. Melton
Sen. K. Lundberg


Rep. J. Salazar


Sen. L. Woods

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