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UNIFORM CHILD-CUSTODY JURISDICTION AND ENFORCEMENT ACT
ARTICLE 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS.
Proceedings governed by other law.
Application to Indian tribes.
International application of chapter.
Effect of child-custody determination.
Notice to persons outside state.
Appearance and limited immunity.
Communication between courts.
Taking testimony in another state.
Cooperation between courts--Preservation of records.
ARTICLE 2. JURISDICTION.
Initial child-custody jurisdiction.
Exclusive, continuing jurisdiction.
Jurisdiction to modify determination.
Temporary emergency jurisdiction.
Notice--Opportunity to be heard--Joinder.
Jurisdiction declined by reason of conduct.
Information to be submitted to court.
Appearance of parties and child.
ARTICLE 3. ENFORCEMENT.
Enforcement under Hague Convention.
Duty to enforce.
Registration of child-custody determination.
Enforcement of registered determination.
Expedited enforcement of child-custody determination.
Service of petition and order.
Hearing and order.
Warrant to take physical custody of child.
Costs, fees, and expenses.
Recognition and enforcement.
Role of prosecutor or public official.
Role of law enforcement.
Costs and expenses.
ARTICLE 4. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS.
Application and construction.
, 26-5B-404. Reserved.
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