A government team presented a working draft Tuesday of an interim proposal that would allow divorced parents to share custody of their children.
The draft, written by the Family Law Subcommittee of the Legislative Council, which advises the justice minister, includes the option for Japan to either introduce a joint custody system or maintain the existing system, which gives custody to one parent.
Unable to view this article?
This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.
please add japantimes.co.jp other piano.io to your list of allowed sites.
If this does not resolve the issue or you are unable to add the domains to your allowlist, please see this support page.
We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.
In a time of both misinformation and too much information, Quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.
Comments are closed.