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Legal Statutes: Delaware

UPDATED April 12, 2017

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Subchapter I. Child Protection from Domestic Violence Act

back to top§ 707A. Counseling

If the court awards sole or joint custody or primary residence to a parent who has a history of committing acts of domestic violence, that parent shall be ordered to complete a program of evaluation and counseling designed specifically for perpetrators of family violence and conducted by a public or private agency or a certified mental health professional. That parent may also be ordered to attend alcohol or drug abuse treatment and any other counseling that may be appropriate.
69 Laws 1994, ch. 309, § 4.