Legal Information: New Jersey

Statutes: New Jersey

View all
Updated: 
August 6, 2021

2C:25-28.1. In-house restraining orders prohibited

Notwithstanding any provision of P.L.1991, c.261 (C.2C:25-17 et seq.) to the contrary, no order issued by the Family Part of the Chancery Division of the Superior Court pursuant to section 12 or section 13 of P.L.1991, c.261 (C.2C:25-28 or 2C:25-29) regarding emergency, temporary or final relief shall include an in-house restraining order which permits the victim and the defendant to occupy the same premises but limits the defendant’s use of that premises.

WomensLaw is not just for women. We serve and support all survivors, no matter their sex or gender.