Parenting Time Motion

Parenting Time Motion

If multiple motions are being filed at the same time in the same case, only a single motion filing fee will be charged and applied to all motions.  The filing fee will be in the amount of the highest chargeable motion fee. 
 
__      Filing Fee:  $ 100.00 for post judgment cases (includes FOC Fee)
                              $  20.00 for open pending cases
 
*if you are indigent or receiving public assistance you may be eligible to have your fees waived.  To apply for a fee waiver please complete the following form, http://courts.michigan.gov/Administration/SCAO/Forms/courtforms/general/mc20.pdf
and submit it with your motion. You must check back with the Clerk to see if the Judge granted or denied your request to have fees waived.  
 
__      Call Clerk's Office (517) 546-9816, to schedule a Hearing Date
           & Time before the Friend of the Court Referee 
 
__      Complete SCAO Form # FOC 65 Parenting Time Motion (click link)
 
__      Complete Praecipe for FOC Referee (click link)
 
__      Make 2 *copy sets each of the completed motion and praecipe;
          (*copy to serve on other party, copy for yourself)
 
*Clerk's Office will copy for you at a charge of $ 1.50 per page copied
 
__      File all of the above with the Clerk at 204 S. Highlander Way, Ste. 4, Howell, MI  48843
      (if filing by mail you must provide a self addressed stamped envelope for the return of your copies)
 
__      Serve a copy of the motion and praecipe on the other party by:
                   -first class U.S. Mail, or,
                   -personal service
 
__      Be sure to complete Certificate of Mailing @ bottom of form, and make sure you have filed the completed Certificate of
          Mailing with the Court; if the Certificate of Mailing is not completed; your motion may not be heard.