25-4A CUSTODY AND VISITATION RIGHTS
CUSTODY AND VISITATION RIGHTS
Custody or visitation rights enforceable by contempt proceedings.
Written request for order to show cause for violation of visitation or custody decree--Hearing date.
Affirmative inquiry into contempt--Contemnor's rights.
Affirmative defense by contemnor.
Violation of custody or visitation decree--Sanctions.
Probation for contemnor.
Motion to revoke probation of contemnor.
Application of section 23A-38-2 to proceedings for custody or visitation decree
Standard guidelines defined.
Supreme Court to promulgate guidelines for noncustodial parenting time.
Plaintiff in custody action to file and serve guidelines--Guidelines as court order--Custody of minors.
Visitation agreement other than standard guidelines--Requirements.
Objections to custody or visitation order--Hearing--Temporary order.
Standard guidelines subject to certain court orders.
Attorney fees and costs.
Parents responsible for child support.
Request for implementation of standard visitation guidelines--Objection--Hearing--Order.
Notice required before relocating child--Exceptions.
Contents of notice of relocation.
Request for hearing on relocation--Presumption of consent.
Prohibition, revocation, or restriction of visitation rights of person causing
conception by rape or incest.
Joint physical custody--Consideration upon application--Findings.
Rebuttable presumption upon finding of history of domestic abuse or assault.
Home study or custody evaluation--Mediation.
Factors for consideration on request for joint physical custody.
Parental agreement for joint physical custody.
No presumption of joint physical custody.
Modification of existing orders.
APPENDIX TO CHAPTER 25-4A.