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Legal Information: Maryland
Updated: November 10, 2020
How do I register my protective order in Maryland?
Although registering an order is not required for the order to be enforced, the Maryland courts website has a form available for registering a foreign protection order here. For advice on whether or not to register the order, you may want to talk to an attorney. Go to our MD Finding a Lawyer page for referrals.
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