ACTIONS AFFECTING THE FAMILY
DEFINITIONS, SCOPE, JURISDICTION, AND
RECOGNITION OF JUDGMENTS
Full faith and credit; comity.
Uniform Divorce Recognition Act.
PROVISIONS OF GENERAL APPLICATION
Information from the office of family court commissioner.
Prohibited acts during pendency of action.
Impoundment of record.
Change of address.
Circuit court commissioner or law partner; when interested; procedure.
Actions to affirm marriage.
Civil procedure generally governs.
Parties; title of actions.
Initiating action; petition and response.
Notice to Child Support Program.
Orders during pendency of action.
Trial or hearing on judgment.
Award of attorney fees and other fees and costs.
Content, preparation, and approval of judgment.
Dismissal; vacation; substitution or withdrawal of attorney.
Allowances pending appeal.
Filing procedures and orders for enforcement or modification of judgments or orders.
ANNULMENT, DIVORCE, AND LEGAL SEPARATION
Grounds for divorce and legal separation.
Suspension of proceedings to effect reconciliation.
Actions for certain interspousal remedies.
Initial orders based on stipulation prior to judgment.
Waiting period for final hearing or trial.
Judgment of divorce or legal separation.
Copies of judgment to parties.
Effect on transfers at death.
Maintenance, legal custody, and support when divorce or separation denied.
CHILD CUSTODY, PLACEMENT, AND VISITATION
Educational programs and classes.
Family court services.
Guardian ad litem for minor children.
Custody and physical placement.
Visitation rights of certain persons.
Prohibiting visitation or physical placement if a parent kills other parent.
Revision of legal custody and physical placement orders.
Revisions agreed to by stipulation.
Enforcement of physical placement orders.
Relocating a child's residence.