Stepparent definition

Stepparent means a person who is not the parent of the dependent child, but is the legal spouse of the dependent child’s parent by ceremonial or common-law marriage.
Stepparent means a person who is married to a parent of a child but who has not adopted the child.
Stepparent means an individual who is the spouse or surviving spouse of a parent of a minor, but who is not a legal parent of the minor.

Examples of Stepparent in a sentence

  • Step-parent – for the purposes of this policy, a step-parent means the partner/ spouse/ civil partner of the birth parent of the child who is the subject of the application.


More Definitions of Stepparent

Stepparent means a person who is the spouse or surviving spouse
Stepparent means the present spouse of the person who is
Stepparent means a person who is married to the minor’s biological or adoptive parent and is not a biological or adoptive parent of the minor.
Stepparent means the present spouse of the person who is either the mother, father, or adoptive parent of a dependent child, and such status shall exist until terminated as provided for in RCW 26.16.205.
Stepparent means an individual who is married to a parent of a child who has not
Stepparent means a person who is the spouse of a parent in a parent-child relationship, but who is not a parent in that parent-child relationship.
Stepparent means a person who is a party to the marriage with respect to a minor child of the other party to the marriage.