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Legal Statutes: Colorado

UPDATED September 18, 2017

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Part 3. Enforcement

back to top§ 14-13-301. Definitions

As used in this part 3, unless the context otherwise requires:

(1) “Petitioner” means a person who seeks enforcement of an order for the 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” means a person against whom a proceeding has been commenced for enforcement of an order for the return of a child under the “Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction” or enforcement of a child-custody determination.



Repealed and reenacted by Laws 2000, Ch. 320, § 1, eff. July 1, 2000.