• Current through October 23, 2012

An appeal may be taken from a final order in a proceeding under this subchapter. The appeal shall be considered on an expedited basis. Unless the court enters a temporary emergency order under section 16-4602.04, the enforcing court may not stay an order enforcing a child-custody determination pending appeal.

(Apr. 27, 2001, D.C. Law 13-293, § 2(d), 48 DCR 2214.)


Legislative History of Laws

For D.C. Law 13-293, see notes following § 16-4601.01.

Uniform Law

This section is based upon § 314 of the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (1997 Act). See 9, Part IA, Uniform Laws Annotated, Master Edition, or ULA Database on Westlaw.