Currrent as of February 4, 2022
Family Code § 6218
“Protective order” means an order that includes any of the following restraining orders, whether issued ex parte, after notice and hearing, or in a judgment:
(a) An order described in Section 6320 enjoining specific acts of abuse.
(b) An order described in Section 6321 excluding a person from a dwelling.
(c) An order described in Section 6322 enjoining other specified behavior.
Added Stats 1993 ch 219 § 154 (AB 1500).
Family Code 6218