Filing for Child Custody in Oklahoma – UCCJEA

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Oklahoma is a signatory to the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA). As the name implies, there are two main parts to this set of statutes: establishing which state has jurisdiction to hear child custody proceedings, and regulating how the courts will enforce existing child custody orders. What is a child custody proceeding? […]