The Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act: Should NY Enact It?
The Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act (UCAPA) was passed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2006. It has been enacted in 14 states and the District of Columbia. Should it become law in New York in an effort to help prevent parental child abductions from New York to other U.S. states and foreign countries? Join us as we chat with the Reporter of UCAPA and others involved in its drafting and enactment about its key features and what it can and cannot do.
To learn more about the Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act (UCAPA), click here.
- November 4, 2021
- 12:00 PM
- 1:00 PM
- Virtual Participation
- Speaker: Linda Elrod, Washburn University School of Law
- Moderator: Melissa Kucinski, MK Family Law, PLLC
- Moderator: Richard Min, Burger, Green, & Min
- Speaker: Lindsay Beaver, Legislative Counsel, Uniform Law Commission
- Speaker: Lyle Hillyard, Counsel, Hillyard Anderson Olsen
- Speaker: Libby Snyder, Uniform Law Commission
- Family Law Committee (International)
- International Section
- Family Law Section