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Legal Information: Connecticut
Updated: October 29, 2020
§ 46b-115ff. Recognition and enforcement of order issued by another state
A court of this state shall accord full faith and credit to an enforcement order issued by another state in accordance with statutes substantially similar to this chapter which enforces a child custody determination by a court of another state unless the order has been vacated, stayed or modified by a court having jurisdiction to do so under sections 46b-115k to 46b-115t, inclusive.
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