2011 Louisiana Laws
Civil Code
CC 137 — Denial of visitation; felony rape; death of a parent


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Art. 137. Denial of visitation; felony rape; death of a parent

A. In a proceeding in which visitation of a child is being sought by a natural parent, if the child was conceived through the commission of a felony rape, the natural parent who committed the felony rape shall be denied visitation rights and contact with the child.

B. In a proceeding in which visitation of a child is being sought by a family member, if the court determines, by a preponderance of the evidence, that the intentional criminal conduct of the family member resulted in the death of the parent of the child, the family member shall be denied visitation rights and contact with the child.

Acts 2001, No. 499, §1; Acts 2010, No. 873, §1, eff. July 2, 2010.

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