Parent and Child Rights and Relationships

ORS 109.794
Simultaneous proceedings

If a proceeding for enforcement under ORS 109.774 (Definitions for ORS 109) to 109.827 (Costs and expenses of district attorney and law enforcement officers) is commenced in a court of this state and the court determines that a proceeding to modify the determination is pending in a court of another state having jurisdiction to modify the determination under ORS 109.741 (Initial child custody jurisdiction) to 109.771 (Appearance of parties and child), the enforcing court shall immediately communicate with the modifying court. The proceeding for enforcement continues unless the enforcing court, after consultation with the modifying court, stays or dismisses the proceeding. [1999 c.649 §29]
Note: See note under 109.701 (Short title).


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