2018 Tennessee Code
Title 36 - Domestic Relations
Chapter 6 - Child Custody and Visitation
Part 3 - Visitation
§ 36-6-303. Visitation rights of stepparents.

Universal Citation: TN Code § 36-6-303 (2018)
  • (a) In a suit for annulment, divorce or separate maintenance where one (1) party is a stepparent to a minor child born to the other party, such stepparent may be granted reasonable visitation rights to such child during the child's minority by the court of competent jurisdiction upon a finding that such visitation rights would be in the best interests of the minor child and that such stepparent is actually providing or contributing towards the support of such child.

  • (b) Such decree shall remain within the control of the court and be subject to such changes or modification as the exigencies of the case require.

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