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Determination of temporary custody proceedings; jurisdiction.
Section 751.02, Florida Statutes 2006

751.02  Determination of temporary custody proceedings; jurisdiction.--The following individuals may bring proceedings in the circuit court to determine the temporary custody of a minor child:

(1)  Any extended family member who has the signed, notarized consent of the child's legal parents; or

(2)  Any extended family member who is caring full time for the child in the role of a substitute parent and with whom the child is presently living.

History.--s. 3, ch. 93-104; s. 3, ch. 2006-167.