PKPA

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AcronymDefinition
PKPAParental Kidnapping Prevention Act
PKPAPekeliling Kemajuan Pentadbiran Awam (Malaysian government department)
PKPAPusat Kajian Perlindungan Anak (Indonesian: Center for Child Protection Studies)
PKPAPendidikan Khusus Profesi Advokat (Indonesian: Special Education Professionals Advocate)
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Goldstein, The Tragedy of the Interstate Child: A Critical Reexamination of the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Act and the Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act, 25 U.C.
Through uniform adoption of the Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act (PKPA) and the UCCJA (Uniform Child Custody and Jurisdiction Act), and its successor UCCJEA (Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act), parents have the tools to restore preabduction status within the U.S.
The Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act (98) (PKPA) requires that states give full faith and credit to any custody determinations made by sister states even if their laws would dictate a different outcome in the original dispute.
The thrust of the Federal Parental Kidnapping Prevention Act is to limit jurisdiction to one and only one forum.
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