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ERIC Number: EJ449684
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-6664
Recent Changes in Laws Affecting Stepfamilies: Suggestions for Legal Reform.
Fine, Mark A.; Fine, David R.
Family Relations, v41 n3 p334-40 Jul 1992
Updates status of laws affecting stepfamilies. Reviews four legal areas: stepparents supporting stepchildren during marriage and following divorce; stepchildren inheriting from deceased stepparent; stepparents receiving custody of stepchildren following termination of remarriage; and stepparents visiting stepchildren following divorce. Suggests that legislatures and courts have become more sensitive to stepparent-stepchild relationships. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Language: English
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