Section 3127.04 | Foreign country treated as state - enforcement of foreign custody determinations.
(B) Except as otherwise provided in division (C) of this section, a child custody determination made in a foreign country under factual circumstances in substantial conformity with the jurisdictional standards of sections 3127.01 to 3127.53 of the Revised Code shall be recognized and enforced under sections 3127.31 to 3127.47 of the Revised Code.
(C) A court of this state need not apply sections 3127.01 to 3127.53 of the Revised Code if the law governing child custody determinations of a foreign country violates fundamental principles of human rights.
Available Versions of this Section
- April 11, 2005 – Senate Bill 185, 125th General Assembly [ View April 11, 2005 Version ]