Yes, once married the mother can file for relocation authorization with the court. Generally relocation is permitted if the new state will provide greater opportunities for the child and most importantly it will not affect the child's contact or relationship with the father. Given that the father rarely visits, there is really no issue of visitation being disrupted. An order can be established to correspond with the period of time he sees his child at the present time. So if his pattern of visitation is one or two time a month as an example, that can be established as the visitation order to accomodate him.
So this is what mom must do to get relocation approved.
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