Kentucky's first attempt at comprehensive family court rules came in January 2011. The rules governing the following categories and other types of family law cases will be modified as of January 1, 2013:
One of the most significant changes involves relocation of children. The rule now reads more similar to the Indiana rule, and distinguishes between those parents that have joint legal custody and those that have sole custody of their minor kids.
Divorce Alternatives to divorce Uncontested divorce Legal separation and divorce Child support Divorce court Divorce decree Relocation and divorce Child custody Child custody and adoption Domestic violence and child custody Family court and child custody cases Relocation and child custody Legal custody Sole custody Divorce and family Domestic violence and criminal charges Child support and custody Ending child support Child support and termination of parental rights Paternity and child custody Parental rights in child custody Family law Adoption Paternity Domestic violence and family law