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Legal Statutes: Michigan

UPDATED August 17, 2016

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Chapter 29. Provisions Concerning Specific Actions

back to top600.2950j. Foreign protection orders; full faith and credit; child custody or support provision

(1) A valid foreign protection order shall be accorded full faith and credit by the court and shall be subject to the same enforcement procedures and penalties as if it were issued in this state.

(2) A child custody or support provision within a valid foreign protection order shall be accorded full faith and credit by the court and shall be subject to the same enforcement procedures and penalties as any provision within a personal protection order issued in this state. This subsection shall not be construed to preclude law enforcement officers' compliance with the child protection law, 1975 PA 238, MCL 722.621 to 722.638.
History: Add. 2001, Act 206, Eff. Apr. 1, 2002