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Legal Statutes: Oklahoma

UPDATED May 25, 2017

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Protection from Domestic Abuse Act

back to top§ 60.5. Access to protective orders by law enforcement agencies

A. Within twenty-four (24) hours of the return of service of any ex parte or final protective order, the clerk of the issuing court shall send certified copies thereof to all appropriate law enforcement agencies designated by the plaintiff. A certified copy of any extension, modification, vacation, cancellation or consent agreement concerning a final protective order shall be sent within twenty-four (24) hours by the clerk of the issuing court to those law enforcement agencies receiving the original orders pursuant to this section and to any law enforcement agencies designated by the court.

B. Any law enforcement agency receiving copies of the documents listed in subsection A of this section shall be required to ensure that other law enforcement agencies have access twenty-four (24) hours a day to the information contained in the documents which may include entry of information about the ex parte or final protective order in the National Crime Information Center database.

Historical Data: Added by Laws 1982, HB 1828, c. 255, § 6, eff. October 1, 1982; Amended by Laws 1983, SB 103, c. 290, § 4, eff. November 1, 1983; Amended by Laws 1994, HB 2640, c. 290, § 58, eff. July 1, 1994; Amended by Laws 1997, HB 1361, c. 368, § 2, eff. November 1, 1997 (superseded document available); Amended by Laws 1999, HB 1612, c. 97, § 2, eff. November 1, 1999 (superseded document available); Amended by Laws 2000, SB 1516, c. 370, § 9, emerg. eff. July 1, 2000 (superseded document available).