Summary: H.Con.Res.172 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (09/27/1990)

Expresses the sense of the Congress that, for purposes of determining child custody, credible evidence of physical abuse of a spouse should create a statutory presumption that it is detrimental to the child to be placed in the custody of the abusive parent.

Declares that this resolution is not intended to encourge States to prohibit supervised visitation.