When the child is with the mother and the father is about to begin parenting time, he is the "receiving party." Then, when the child is with the father and the mother is about to resume her parenting time, she is the "receiving party." In other words, whichever parent is beginning his/her parenting time is the "receiving party" for that exchange.
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Whomever is commencing their parenting time with the children is the receiving party.
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