Family Code section 3080 - Presumption of Best Interests Where Parents Agree to Joint Custody

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CALIFORNIA FAMILY CODE

JOINT CUSTODY

Family Code Section 3080

There is a presumption, affecting the burden of proof, that joint custody is in the best interest of a minor child, subject to Section 3011, where the parents have agreed to joint custody or so agree in open court at a hearing for the purpose of determining the custody of the minor child.

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