TITLE XLIII
DOMESTIC RELATIONS

CHAPTER 461-A
PARENTAL RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Section 461-A:1

    461-A:1 Definitions. –
In this chapter:
I. "Decision-making responsibility" means the responsibility to make decisions for the child. It may refer to decisions on all issues or on specified issues.
II. "Mediation" means a process in which a neutral third party facilitates settlement discussions between parties.
III. "Mediator" means a family mediator, certified pursuant to RSA 328-C, who has contracted with the court to participate in court-referred mediation under this chapter.
IV. "Parental rights and responsibilities" means all rights and responsibilities parents have concerning their child.
V. "Parenting plan" means a written plan describing each parent's rights and responsibilities.
VI. "Parenting schedule" means the schedule of when the child is in the care of each parent.
VII. "Residential responsibility" means a parent's responsibility to provide a home for the child.

Source. 2005, 273:1. 2009, 21:4, eff. Jan. 1, 2010.