Legal Information: Indiana

Restraining Orders

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Updated: 
May 24, 2016

I was granted temporary custody with my order for protection. Will another state enforce this custody order?

Yes. Custody, visitation, and child support provisions that are included in an order for protection can be enforced across state lines. Law enforcement and courts in another state are required by federal law to enforce these provisions.1

1 18 U.S.C. § 2266