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

Legal Information: Vermont

Restraining Orders

View all
Updated: 
December 13, 2019

What is an extreme risk protection order?

An extreme risk protection order is a civil court order that allows a judge to restrict an individual’s access to dangerous weapons.1 The person against whom the order is filed is known as the respondent.

1 13 Vt. Stat. § 4053(a)