CALIFORNIA FAMILY CODE’S YOU NEED TO KNOW

  • IMPORTANT PROVISIONS & DEFINITIONS PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS … 1-13
  • DEFINITIONS … 50-155
  • GENERAL RULES JURISDICTION … 200
  • GENERAL PROCEDURAL PROVISIONS … 210-218
  • TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER IN SUMMONS … 231-235
  • EX PARTE TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDERS … 240-246
  • ATTORNEY’S FEES AND COSTS …. 270-274
  • ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS … 290-292

RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS DURING MARRIAGE

  • DEFINITIONS … 700
  • RELATION OF SPOUSES … 720-721
  • PROPERTY RIGHTS DURING MARRIAGE … 750-755

MARITAL PROPERTY COMMUNITY PROPERTY … 760-761

  • SEPARATE PROPERTY … 770-772
  • DAMAGES FOR INJURIES TO MARRIED PERSON … 780-783
  • PRESUMPTIONS CONCERNING NATURE OF PROPERTY … 802-803
  • TRANSMUTATION OF PROPERTY … 850-853

LIABILITY OF MARITAL PROPERTY DEFINITIONS … 900-903

  • GENERAL RULES OF LIABILITY … 910-916
  • REIMBURSEMENT … 920
  • TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS … 930-931
  • LIABILITY FOR DEATH OR INJURY … 1000
  • MANAGEMENT & CONTROL OF MARITAL PROPERTY … 1100-1103

MARITAL AGREEMENTS

  • GENERAL PROVISIONS … 1500-1503
  • UNIFORM PREMARITAL AGREEMENT ACT Preliminary Provisions … 1600-1601
  • Premarital Agreements … 1610-1617

DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE AND LEGAL SEPARATION

DIVISION OF PROPERTY

  • DEFINITIONS … 2500-2502
  • GENERAL PROVISIONS … 2550-2556
  • PRESUMPTION CONCERNING PROPERTY HELD IN JOINT FORM … 2580-2581
  • SPECIAL RULES FOR DIVISION OF COMMUNITY ESTATE … 2600-2604
  • RETIREMENT PLAN BENEFITS …. 2610
  • DEBTS AND LIABILITIES … 2620-2628
  • REIMBURSEMENTS … 2640-2641
  • JOINTLY HELD SEPARATE PROPERTY … 2650
  • REAL PROPERTY LOCATED IN ANOTHER STATE … 2660

CUSTODY OF CHILDREN

  • RIGHT TO CUSTODY OF MINOR CHILD GENERAL PROVISIONS … 3020-3032
  • MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED IN GRANTING CUSTODY … 3040-3049
  • TEMPORARY CUSTODY ORDER DURING PROCEEDING … 3060-3064
  • JOINT CUSTODY … 3080-3089
  • VISITATION RIGHTS … 3100-3105
  • CUSTODY INVESTIGATION AND REPORT … 3110-3118
  • ACTION FOR EXCLUSIVE CUSTODY … 3120-3121
  • LOCATION OF MISSING PARTY OR CHILD … 3130-3135
  • CHECK TO DETERMINE WHETHER CHILD IS MISSING PERSON … 3140
  • APPOINTMENT OF COUNSEL TO REPRESENT CHILD … 3150-3153

MEDIATION OF CUSTODY AND VISITATION ISSUES

SUPPORT

DEFINITIONS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS GENERAL PROVISIONS … 3550-3558

SUPPORT AGREEMENTS

CHILD SUPPORT COURT-ORDERED CHILD SUPPORT

SPOUSAL SUPPORT

  • DUTY TO SUPPORT SPOUSE … 4300-4303
  • FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED IN ORDERING SUPPORT … 4320-4326
  • SPOUSAL SUPPORT UPON DISSOLUTION OR LEGAL SEPARATION 4330-4339
  • PAYMENT TO COURT-DESIGNATED OFFICER; ENFORCEMENT BY DISTRICT ATTORNEY…4350-4352

ENFORCEMENT OF SUPPORT ORDERS

  • GENERAL PROVISIONS … 4500-4508
  • CHILD SUPPORT DELINQUENCY REPORTING … 4700-4701
  • CIVIL PENALTY FOR CHILD SUPPORT DELINQUENCY … 4720-4733
  • ENFORCEMENT BY WRIT OF EXECUTION … 5100-5104
  • EARNINGS ASSIGNMENT ORDER

PREVENTION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

  • SHORT TITLE AND DEFINITIONS … 6200-6219
  • GENERAL PROVISIONS … 6220-6229
  • EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE ORDERS GENERAL PROVISIONS … 6240-6241
  • ISSUANCE AND EFFECT OF EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE ORDER..6250-6257
  • DUTIES OF LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER … 6270-6275

PROTECTIVE ORDERS & DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PREVENTION ORDERS

  • GENERAL PROVISIONS … 6300-6306
  • ISSUANCE OF ORDERS Ex Parte Orders … 6320-6327
  • Orders Issuable After Notice and Hearing … 6340-6347
  • Orders Included in Judgment … 6360-6361
  • REGISTRATION AND ENFORCEMENT OF ORDERS … 6380-6389

PARENT AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP RIGHTS OF PARENTS … 7500-7507

  • PRESUMPTION CONCERNING CHILD OF MARRIAGE AND BLOOD TESTS TO DETERMINE PATERNITY CHILD OF WIFE COHABITING WITH HUSBAND … 7540-7541
  • BLOOD TESTS TO DETERMINE PATERNITY … 7550-7558
  • ESTABLISHMENT OF PATERNITY BY VOLUNTARY DECLARATION 7570-7577
  • UNIFORM PARENTAGE ACT GENERAL PROVISIONS … 7600-7606
  • ESTABLISHING PARENT AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP ……… 7610-7614
  • JURISDICTION AND VENUE … 7620
  • DETERMINATION OF PARENT AND CHILD RELATIONSHIP Determination of Father and Child Relationship … 7630-7644
  • Setting Aside or Vacating Judgment of Paternity 7645-7649.5
  • Determination of Mother and Child Relationship… 7650

 

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