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SECTION 430
Temporary order of protection
Family Court Act (FCT) CHAPTER 686, ARTICLE 4, PART 2
§ 430. Temporary order of protection. (a) Upon the filing of a
petition under this article, the court for good cause shown may issue a
temporary order of protection which may contain any of the provisions
authorized on the making of an order of protection under section four
hundred forty-six.

(b) A temporary order of protection is not a finding of wrongdoing.

(c) The court may issue or extend a temporary order of protection ex
parte or on notice simultaneously with the issuance of a warrant,
directing that the respondent be arrested and brought before the court
pursuant to section four hundred twenty-eight of this article.