on my rule 11 it states that i get my child every 1st 3rd and 5th saturday, i got my child last saturday which was Nov 1st, would that technically count as the 1st weekend or do i get her tomorrow to which is the 8th?
If you have a lawyer, ask the lawyer. If not get a consultation. Most visitations deal with 1st, 3rd, 5th weekends, starting on a Friday.
I am not intending this to be legal advice, because I don't know the particulars of your situation. Call me if you would like to discuss this or other isues.
If you go by Saturdays it would seem that last Saturday was the first Saturday of November, therefore making tomorrow the second Saturday. However, without reading your order it is impossible to know for sure that your interpretation of the schedule is 100% accurate.
That's a great question and it all depends on the exact language of the R11 agreement.
Normally, possession is expressed as 1,3,5 "FRIDAY", so last weekend would have been the 5th weekend of October (yours) and this weekend would be the first weekend of November (also yours).
So if your order says something like "Parent shall have possession of the child beginning at 10:00 a.m. on the Saturday following the first, third, and fifth Fridays of each month..." (which is how I would draft it), then yes you'd get last Saturday and this Saturday. But if it says "Parent shall have possession of the child beginning at 10:00 a.m. on the first, third, and fifth Saturdays of each month...", then last Saturday would be yours, but this one, the 8th, would NOT be.
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