Glossary of Legal Terms

Reasonable Visitation

This is not a technical term, but often refers to a specific schedule for contact between a parent and child(ren) that is designed to encourage a close and continuing relationship with due regard for education commitments of child(ren), any health or social factors of the child(ren), business and personal commitments of both parents, and home arrangements of both parents. See Shared (or Joint) Physical Custody and Shared (or Joint) Parental Responsibility.