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Legal Statutes: Alabama

UPDATED July 28, 2016

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Article 3. Enforcement.

back to topSection 30-3B-301. Definitions.

In this article, the following terms shall have the following meanings:

(1) PETITIONER. A person who seeks enforcement of an order for return of a child under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction or enforcement of a child custody determination.
(2) RESPONDENT. A person against whom a proceeding has been commenced for enforcement of an order for return of a child under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction or enforcement of a child custody determination.
Act 99-438, p. 866, § 1.