The child is visiting with the non-custodial parent and wants to stay. If both parents agree to this, does the child have to come back to the current custodial parent after visitation is over if there is no new ruling on the table? Does the child have to be in the state of jurisdiction when the paperwork is filed and until the new ruling? The child is visiting the non-custodial parent out of state. Can anyone explain in greater detail how this would work?
If you and the opposing party have an agreement regarding child custody and visitation, then you and the opposing party can file a stipulation with the court with the expectation that the court will adopt that stipulation as the new court order.
Yes if you and the other parent have an agreement to change custody make it into the form of a Stipulation of the Parties and file with the court for signature by the judge so that it becomes the new order of the court. Do not just rely on good faith of the other parent.
Please be aware that any comments that I have made are preliminary and tentative and not based upon a thorough analysis of your case. I would need additional information and review the exact documentation to be sure of the above advice. The answer above does not create an attorney/client relationship and does not require me to answer any future questions.
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