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§ 112.6. Awarding of attorney fees and costs--Victim of domestic violence or stalking

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 43. Marriage and Family

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 43. Marriage and Family (Refs & Annos)
Divorce and Alimony
43 Okl.St.Ann. § 112.6
§ 112.6. Awarding of attorney fees and costs--Victim of domestic violence or stalking
In a dissolution of marriage or separate maintenance or custody proceeding, a victim of domestic violence or stalking shall be entitled to reasonable attorney fees and costs after the filing of a petition, upon application and a showing by a preponderance of evidence that the party is currently being stalked or has been stalked or is the victim of domestic abuse. The court shall order that the attorney fees and costs of the victimized party for the proceeding be substantially paid for by the abusing party prior to and after the entry of a final order.

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Laws 2009, c. 307, § 5, eff. Nov. 1, 2009.
43 Okl. St. Ann. § 112.6, OK ST T. 43 § 112.6
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 275 of the Second Regular Session of the 58th Legislature (2022). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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