California Family Code
Family Code section 241
PART 4. EX PARTE TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDERS [240 - 246]
( Heading of Part 4 amended by Stats. 1993, Ch. 219, Sec. 84.7. )
Except as provided in Section 6300, an order described in Section 240 may not be granted without notice to the respondent unless it appears from facts shown by the declaration in support of the petition for the order, or in the petition for the order, that great or irreparable injury would result to the petitioner before the matter can be heard on notice.