Chapter 33 Injunctions; Protection Orders

Sub-chapters

General Provisions
Orders for Protection Against Domestic Violence
Uniform Recognition and Enforcement of Canadian Domestic-violence Protection Orders Act
Orders for Protection Against Harassment in Workplace
Orders for Protection of Children
33.010
Cases in which injunction may be granted.
33.015
Injunction to restrain unlawful act against witness or victim of crime.
33.017
Definitions.
33.018
Acts which constitute domestic violence; exceptions.
33.019
Masters: Appointment; qualifications; powers and duties.
33.020
Requirements for issuance of temporary and extended orders; availability of court; court clerk to inform protected party upon transfer of information to Central Repository.
33.030
Contents of order; interlocutory appeal.
33.031
Extended order may prohibit possession of firearm by adverse party; factors for court to consider in determining whether to prohibit possession of firearm; exception; penalty.
33.033
Requirements for surrender, sale or transfer of firearm in possession of adverse party; authorization to charge fee for collection and storage of firearm.
33.035
Extended order to include assignment of income for support of child in certain circumstances.
33.040
No requirement of action for dissolution of marriage; order does not preclude other action; consolidation with other action.
33.050
Assessment of court costs and fees; duty of court clerk to assist parties; no charge for certified copy of order for applicant.
33.060
Notice of order to law enforcement agency; duty to serve order without charge and to enforce order; no charge for copy of order for applicant and adverse party.
33.065
Alternative method for serving adverse party at current place of employment; when adverse party deemed served; immunity from liability for employer.
33.070
Inclusion in order of requirement of arrest; verification of notice to adverse party.
33.080
Expiration, conversion, modification and dissolution of order; hearing; court to enter findings of fact concerning extended order effective for more than 1 year; construction of section not to affect right of adverse party to interlocutory appeal.
33.085
Order from another jurisdiction: Accorded full faith and credit under certain circumstances; effect of mutual orders; enforcement; effect of not registering order or including order in repository or database; immunity.
33.090
Order from another jurisdiction: Registration in this State; duties of court clerk; prohibition against notification of adverse party by clerk; no charge for registration, certified copy or service.
33.095
Duty to transmit information concerning temporary or extended order to Central Repository.
33.100
Penalty for intentional violation of order.
33.110
Short title.
33.113
Definitions.
33.116
“Adverse party” defined.
33.119
“Canadian domestic-violence protection order” defined.
33.122
“Domestic protection order” defined.
33.125
“Issuing court” defined.
33.128
“Law enforcement officer” defined.
33.131
“Person” defined.
33.134
“Protected person” defined.
33.137
“Record” defined.
33.140
“Tribunal” defined.
33.143
Enforcement of Canadian domestic-violence protection order by law enforcement officer.
33.146
Other enforcement of Canadian domestic-violence protection order.
33.149
Immunity.
33.152
Other remedies.
33.155
Uniformity of application and construction.
33.158
Relation to Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act.
33.200
Definitions.
33.210
“Employee” defined.
33.220
“Employer” defined.
33.230
“Order for protection against harassment in the workplace” defined.
33.240
Acts that constitute harassment in workplace.
33.250
Verified application for temporary order; contents of application.
33.260
Notice of intent to seek order to be provided to known target of harassment.
33.270
Requirements for issuance of temporary or extended order; expiration; right to challenge temporary order; award of costs and attorney’s fees to prevailing party; interlocutory appeal of extended order.
33.280
Effect of temporary or extended order; court may not issue order against more than one person; contents of order.
33.290
Order does not preclude other action.
33.300
Transmittal of copy of order to law enforcement agency; service and enforcement of order; issuance of copies of order.
33.0305
If court issues extended order, adverse party is prohibited from subsequently purchasing or otherwise acquiring firearm while extended order is in effect; penalty.
33.310
Registration of order; effect of registration; duty of court clerk to maintain record of registered order.
33.320
Arrest of person who violates order; service of order; duty to note date and time of service on copy of order issued to employer.
33.330
Immunity for certain persons who enforce or refuse to enforce order.
33.340
Employer immune from civil liability under certain circumstances; use of actions taken and statements made by employer.
33.350
Penalty for intentional violation of order.
33.360
Limitations on effect of provisions.
33.400
Parent or guardian authorized to petition for order on behalf of child; contents of order; appeal of extended order; penalty for violation of order.
33.410
Petition for order: Deferment of costs and fees; free information concerning order; no fee for serving order.
33.420
Duration of orders; dissolution or modification of temporary order.
33.430
Order to be transmitted to law enforcement agencies; arrest for violation; enforcement of order.
33.440
Parent or guardian to be informed of final disposition of trial upon request; record of restrictions on defendant’s conduct.
33.500
Definitions.
33.510
“Adverse party” defined.
33.520
“Ex parte order” defined.
33.530
“Extended order” defined.
33.540
“Family or household member” defined.
33.550
Acts that constitute high-risk behavior.
33.560
Filing of verified application for ex parte or extended order: Persons who may file verified application; grounds; contents; service.
33.570
Requirements for issuance of ex parte order; availability of court; court to inform applicant and adverse party upon transfer of information to Central Repository.
33.580
Requirements for issuance of extended order; court to inform applicant and adverse party upon transfer of information to Central Repository.
33.590
Contents of ex parte or extended order.
33.600
Requirements for surrender of firearm in possession of adverse party.
33.610
Duty of court to assist parties.
33.620
Notice of order to law enforcement agency; duty to serve order without charge and to enforce order; risk to health or safety of the law enforcement officer or adverse party; no charge for copy of order for applicant and adverse party.
33.630
Arrest of person who violates order; verification of notice to adverse party.
33.640
Expiration, dissolution and renewal of order.
33.650
Duty to transmit information concerning order to Central Repository and copy of order to Attorney General; petition by adverse party to declare basis for order no longer exists; actions required if petition granted; rehearing if petition denied.
33.660
Unlawful to file verified application for order which person knows or has reason to know is false or misleading or with intent to harass adverse party; penalty.
33.670
Penalty for intentional violation of order.