Child Custody Laws In Maryland Move Out Of State

If you are the custodial parent or a parent having only visitation rights and you are concerned about the legal consequences of relocating within Maryland or outside the state, or you are a non-custodial parent and the other party intends to relocate to another state or within the Maryland with your children, contact us for help.

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Child Custody Laws In Maryland Move Out Of State

According to Md. Code Ann. § 9.5-310(a), physical custody means – Unless the court issues a temporary emergency order in accordance with § 9.5-204 of this title, on a finding that a petitioner is entitled to immediate physical custody of the child, the court shall order that the petitioner may take immediate physical custody of the child unless the respondent establishes that:

(1) the child custody determination has not been registered and confirmed under § 9.5-305 of this subtitle and that:

(i) the issuing court did not have jurisdiction under Subtitle 2 of this title;

(ii) the child custody determination for which enforcement is sought has been vacated, stayed, or modified by a court of a state having jurisdiction to do so under Subtitle 2 of this title; or

(iii) the respondent was entitled to notice, but notice was not given in accordance with the standards of § 9.5-107 of this title, in the proceedings before the court that issued the order for which enforcement is sought; or

(2) the child custody determination for which enforcement is sought was registered and confirmed under § 9.5-305 of this subtitle but has been vacated, stayed, or modified by a court of a state having jurisdiction to do so under Subtitle 2 of this title.

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Child Custody Laws In Maryland Move Out Of State

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Norman v. Norman

Facts:

Appellee father filed for an absolute divorce from appellant mother in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County (Maryland). The father later filed a motion for emergency custody of the parties’ two children. The mother moved out of state and she filed for a motion for custody in Virginia, which was dismissed. The court granted the father sole legal and physical custody of the children, with reasonable visitation by the mother. The mother appealed the custody determination…

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Holdings:

The Maryland Court made the following holding:
  • Md. Code Ann., Fam. Law § 7-101(a) requires one year’s residence in the State of Maryland to file for divorce in the state, when the grounds for divorce occurred out-of-state…

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Child Custody Laws In Maryland Move Out Of State

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Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.  We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case.