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Legal Statutes: Oklahoma

UPDATED May 25, 2017

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Article 3. Enforcement

back to top§ 551-303. Duty to enforce

DUTY TO ENFORCE

A. A court of this state shall recognize and enforce a child custody determination of a court of another state if the latter court exercised jurisdiction in substantial conformity with this act [FN1] or the determination was made under factual circumstances meeting the jurisdictional standards of this act and the determination has not been modified in accordance with this act.

B. A court of this state may utilize any remedy available under other laws of this state to enforce a child custody determination made by a court of another state. The remedies provided in this article are cumulative and do not affect the availability of other remedies to enforce a child custody determination.



Laws 1998, c. 407, § 25, eff. Nov. 1, 1998.
[FN1] Title 43, § 551-101 et seq.