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This is a listing of all states with Helpspan or similar parental child abduction legislation. Helpspan legislation specifically governs the period of time that is prior to custody orders enacted.
Here is a comprehensive list of states that have Helpspan or similar laws regarding parental child abduction.
State by State Laws
It's worth noting that while there are more states with parental child abduction laws, they typically only come into effect when a court order is in place and are not included in this list. Helpspan legislation specifically pertains to the period of time before custody orders are enacted.
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