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Act 460 of 2014

AN ACT to adopt the uniform child abduction prevention act; to allow courts in this state to impose measures to prevent the abduction of children; to establish standards for determining whether a child is subject to a significant risk of abduction; and to provide remedies.

History: 2014, Act 460, Imd. Eff. Jan. 12, 2015

© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 722.1521SectionShort title.
Section 722.1522SectionDefinitions.
Section 722.1523SectionApplicability of MCL 722.1110 to 722.1112.
Section 722.1524SectionAbduction prevention measures in child-custody proceeding; court order; petition; warrant to take physical custody of child.
Section 722.1525SectionPetition; court jurisdiction; emergency jurisdiction.
Section 722.1526SectionPetition; verification; specification of risk factors; contents.
Section 722.1527SectionCredible risk of child abduction; evidence; hearing; finding that conduct intended to avoid domestic violence or harm.
Section 722.1528SectionFiling of petition; court order; review of evidence; finding of credible risk of child abduction; entering abduction prevention order; provisions; contents; conditions; preventing imminent abduction; remedies.
Section 722.1529SectionFinding of credible risk of imminent wrongful removal of child; ex parte warrant to take physical custody; opportunity for hearing; contents of ex parte warrant; search of databases to determine history of domestic violence, stalking, or child abuse or neglect; service of petition and warrant; enforcement; finding of bad faith; relief under other law of state.
Section 722.1530SectionAbduction prevention order; duration.
Section 722.1531SectionApplication and construction of uniform act.
Section 722.1532SectionElectronic signature or delivery.
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