Rule 10-1-303. Parent-time enforcement mediation.

Intent:

To establish a policy regarding Expedited Parent-time Enforcement Pilot Program.

Applicability:

This rule shall apply to the Third District Court.

Statement of the Rule:

(1) The requirements of the pilot program described in Utah Code Section 30-3-38 shall continue to be in effect until May 5, 2008.

(2) While the pilot program created by Utah Code Section 30-3-38 remains in place, if a parent files a motion in the Third District Court regarding parent-time or co-parenting issues, the clerk of the court shall refer the case to the administrator of this pilot program for screening and, if appropriate, assignment to a mediator. The pilot program will offer mediation only after parent-time orders are in place.