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Legal Statutes: Maryland

UPDATED April 19, 2017

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Subtitle 1. General Provisions

back to top§ 9.5-105. Effect of child-custody determination

Determination binding

(a) A child custody determination made by a court of this State that had jurisdiction under this title binds all persons who have been served in accordance with the laws of this State or notified in accordance with § 9.5- 107 of this subtitle or who have submitted to the jurisdiction of the court, and who have been given an opportunity to be heard.


Determination conclusive

(b) As to those persons, the determination is conclusive as to all decided issues of law and fact except to the extent the determination is modified.




Added by Acts 2004, c. 502, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2004.