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FAM § 6203 – Definition of Abuse – Family Code 6203

DIVISION 10 – PREVENTION OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
PART 1 – SHORT TITLE AND DEFINITIONS
Section 6203.

6203.

(a) For purposes of this act, “abuse” means any of the following:

(1) To intentionally or recklessly cause or attempt to cause bodily injury.
(2) Sexual assault.
(3) To place a person in reasonable apprehension of imminent serious bodily injury to that person or to another.
(4) To engage in any behavior that has been or could be enjoined pursuant to Section 6320.
(b) Abuse is not limited to the actual infliction of physical injury or assault.

Ca. Fam. Code § 6203

Amended by Stats 2015 ch 303 (AB 731),s 149, eff. 1/1/2016.
Amended by Stats 2014 ch 635 (AB 2089),s 2, eff. 1/1/2015.

 

cited https://law.justia.com/codes/california/2021/code-fam/division-10/part-1/section-6203/

 


Sanctions and Attorney Fee Recovery for Bad Actors

FAM § 3027.1 – Attorney’s Fees and Sanctions For False Child Abuse AllegationsFamily Code 3027.1 – Click Here

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Abuse & Neglect The Reporters  (Police, D.A & Medical & the Bad Actors)

If You Would Like to Learn More About: The California Mandated Reporting Law Click Here

To Read the Penal Code § 11164-11166 – Child Abuse or Neglect – California Penal Code 11164-11166

Article 2.5. Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRAClick Here

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Mandated Reporter FORM SS 8572.pdf – The Child Abuse

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