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Legal Information: Montana


May 1, 2019

If I file for an amendment of the parenting plan, will I have to go to mediation?

A judge can order the parents to go through a dispute resolution process (i.e., mediation or counseling) to resolve any conflicts that there are over the amendment the a parent requests. However, the judge cannot order mediation or counseling if:

1 R.C.M. § 40-4-219(9)