Chapter 26.10 RCW

NONPARENTAL ACTIONS FOR CHILD CUSTODY

Sections
Intent.
Mandatory use of approved forms.
Civil practice to governDesignation of proceedingsDecrees.
Child custody proceedingCommencementNoticeIntervention.
Child custody motionAffidavit requiredNoticeDenial of motionShow cause hearing.
PetitionsIndian child statementApplication of federal Indian child welfare act.
Provisions for child support, custody, and visitationFederal tax exemptionContinuing restraining ordersDomestic violence or antiharassment protection ordersNotice of modification or termination of restraining order.
Child support schedule.
Child support by parentsApportionment of expense.
Health insurance coverageConditions.
Minor or dependent childCourt appointed attorney to representPayment of costs, fees, and disbursements.
Payment of costs, attorney's fees, etc.
Failure to comply with decree or temporary injunctionObligation to make support payments or permit visitation not suspendedMotion.
Determination of custodyChild's best interests.
Temporary custody orderVacation of order.
Temporary ordersSupportRestraining ordersDomestic violence or antiharassment protection ordersNotice of modification or termination of restraining orderPreservation of support debt.
Interview with child by courtAdvice of professional personnel.
Investigation and report.
Custody ordersBackground information to be consulted.
HearingRecordExpenses of witnesses.
Access to child's education and medical records.
Visitation rightsLimitations.
Powers and duties of custodianSupervision by appropriate agency when necessary.
Remedies when a child is taken, enticed, or concealed.
Petitions for modification and proceedings concerning relocation of childAssessment of attorneys' fees.
Temporary custody order or modification of custody decreeAffidavits required.
Venue.
Restraining ordersNoticeRefusal to complyArrestPenaltyDefensePeace officers, immunity.
Short title1987 c 460.
NOTES:
Child support registry: Chapter 26.23 RCW.