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Legal Statutes: Missouri

UPDATED February 13, 2017

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Child Protection Orders

back to top455.536. Costs and legal fees

The court may order a respondent to pay a reasonable amount for the cost to the petitioner of maintaining any proceeding under sections 455.500 to 455.538 and for attorney's fees, including sums for legal services rendered and costs incurred prior to the commencement of the proceeding or after entry of judgment.
(L. 1987 H.B. 598 sec. 15)