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Child Custody Exclusive Jurisdiction Maryland Law 9.5-202 Anne Arundel
Child Custody Exclusive Jurisdiction Maryland Law 9.5-202 Anne Arundel

ANNE ARUNDEL MARYLAND LAWYERS – EXCLUSIVE, CONTINUING JURISDICTION – STATUTE:

Md. FAMILY LAW Code Ann. § 9.5-202

Exclusive, continuing jurisdiction

(a) In general. — Except as otherwise provided in § 9.5-204 of this subtitle, a court of this State that has made a child custody determination consistent with § 9.5-201 or § 9.5-203 of this subtitle has exclusive, continuing jurisdiction over the determination until:

(1) a court of this State determines that neither the child, the child and one parent, nor the child and a person acting as a parent have a significant connection with this State and that substantial evidence is no longer available in this State concerning the child’s care, protection, training, and personal relationships; or

(2) a court of this State or a court of another state determines that the child, the child’s parents, and any person acting as a parent do not presently reside in this State.

(b) Modification of custody determination. — A court of this State that has made a child custody determination and does not have exclusive, continuing jurisdiction under this section may modify that determination only if it has jurisdiction to make an initial determination under § 9.5-201 of this subtitle.

ANNE ARUNDEL MARYLAND LAWYERS – EXCLUSIVE, CONTINUING JURISDICTION:

Md. FAMILY LAW Code Ann. § 9.5-202 Exclusive, continuing jurisdiction

Description

§ 9.5-202 (a) – In general Except as otherwise provided in § 9.5-204 of this subtitle, a court of this State that has made a child custody determination consistent with § 9.5-201 or § 9.5-203 of this subtitle has exclusive, continuing jurisdiction over the determination until:(1) a court of this State determines that neither the child, the child and one parent, nor the child and a person acting as a parent have a significant connection with this State and that substantial evidence is no longer available in this State concerning the child’s care, protection, training, and personal relationships; or

(2) a court of this State or a court of another state determines that the child, the child’s parents, and any person acting as a parent do not presently reside in this State.

§ 9.5-202 (b) – Modification of custody determination A court of this State that has made a child custody determination and does not have exclusive, continuing jurisdiction under this section may modify that determination only if it has jurisdiction to make an initial determination under § 9.5-201 of this subtitle.

Child Custody Exclusive Jurisdiction in Anne Arundel, Maryland

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Courts we cover in Anne Arundel, Maryland

Anne Arundel County Circuit Court

P.O. Box 71,
7 Church Circle,
Annapolis, MD 21401

Anne Arundel County District Court

Robert F. Sweeney Building,
251 Rowe Boulevard,
Annapolis, MD 21401.

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