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Legal Statutes: Virginia

UPDATED November 17, 2016

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Article 3. Enforcement

back to top20-146.27. Enforcement of registered determination

A. A court of this Commonwealth may grant any relief normally available under the law of this Commonwealth to enforce a registered child custody determination made by a court of another state.

B. A court of this Commonwealth shall recognize and enforce, but may not modify, except in accordance with Article 2 (§ 20-146.12 et seq.) of this chapter, a registered child custody determination of a court of another state.


Acts 2001, c. 305.