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Legal Statutes: California

UPDATED April 11, 2017

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Chapter 1. Definitions

back to top3006. Sole legal custody

“Sole legal custody” means that one parent shall have the right and the responsibility to make the decisions relating to the health, education, and welfare of a child.
(Stats.1992, c. 162 (A.B.2650), § 10, operative Jan. 1, 1994.)