On January 1, 2013, the Hague Convention on the International Recovery of Child Support and Other Forms of Family Maintenance came into effect with the ratifications of Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Norway, and later Ukraine. Both the United States and the European Union have both signed the convention and are currently in the process of ratifying it. In June 2013, the Convention passed in the U.S. House of Representatives and is currently under review by the Senate’s Committee on Finance.
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(a) To determine whether there is a risk of the international abduction of a child by a parent of the child, the court shall consider evidence that the parent:(1) has taken, enticed away, kept, withheld, or concealed…
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One resource for information and assistance you may be able to use if your child was abducted from the United States is the US Office of Children’s Issues. Visit their website to learn more:
One of the primary treaties dealing with international custody/abduction issues is the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Abduction. You can learn more about this treaty on their website: