The Acts broaden the category of protected persons, reduce the standard for issuance of a temporary protective order, ease provisions in state licensing requirements for family violence shelters, and promote training of law enforcement officers in handling domestic violence cases.
"DOMESTIC RELATIONS Family Violence Act: Modify Provisions,"
Georgia State University Law Review: Vol. 5
, Article 47.
Available at: http://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol5/iss1/47