Legislation & Policy

Uniform Nonparent Custody and Visitation Act

Status: Closed

Outcome: Victory

Location: Nationwide

NCLR has long focused on protecting the parental relationships between LGBTQ parents and their children and has established many rights for families across the country through both case law and legislation. NCLR participated as an Observer in the Uniform Law Commission’s committee to draft a Uniform Nonparent Custody Act to ensure that the rights of LGBTQ parents were adequately protected in this Act.