Legal Information: Rhode Island

Rhode Island Custody

Laws current as of
October 20, 2021

Custody currently does not have information about custody law in Rhode Island. This section provides information about custody that is not specific to any state, including how to try to transfer your custody case to a new state where you are living so that you can modify the custody order from your new state.

In addition, we hope these links to outside sources may be helpful.

Rhode Island Legal Services has information you can read about on the basic custody process.

The State of Rhode Island Department of Human Services’ Office of Child Support Services provides the following information that might prove helpful: is not associated with the above organizations and we cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information on their sites. We provides these links solely for informational purposes.

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