ULC

Acts

Child Abduction Prevention

Description

The Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act provides courts with guidelines to follow during custody disputes and divorce proceedings in order to help them identify families at risk for abduction and prevent the abduction of children.

Staff Contact

Contact the Chicago office for more information.

 

Enactment Status Map

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Legislative Tracking

2014 Introductions & Enactments
StateBillSponsorStatus
Michigan SB 325 JonesIntroduced
Pennsylvania SB 689 CormanEnacted

 

Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commissioners in 2006.
Committee/Resources: Child Abduction Prevention