New measure gets ICA to stop parents who try to abduct their children from spouse

Parents applying for ICA's help must file the undertaking with the Family Justice Courts through the Court's eLitigation system before sending the same document to a dedicated ICA e-mail address together with the Stop Order.
Parents applying for ICA's help must file the undertaking with the Family Justice Courts through the Court's eLitigation system before sending the same document to a dedicated ICA e-mail address together with the Stop Order.PHOTO: LIANHE WANBAO

SINGAPORE - The authorities have put in place a new measure to stop parents from spiriting their children out of Singapore and away from the other parent.

A parent might resort to abducting their own children when their relationship with their spouse crumbles, or when they fear losing custody of the child in a divorce.

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