parenting plan

noun
par·​ent·​ing plan

Legal Definition of parenting plan

: a document prepared during a divorce or separation that sets out the plan for custody, time-sharing, decision-making, and a method of resolving disputes

called also parenting agreement

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“Parenting plan.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/parenting%20plan. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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