Custody and/or Support

Custody and/or Support

CUSTODY AND/OR SUPPORT FILING REQUIREMENTS

DOMESTIC CASES FOR CUSTODY AND/OR SUPPORT 
$255.00 Filing Fee (includes FOC Fee)
 
(X ) Summons & Complaint: > Original for Clerk’s Office
> 1 copy for Defendant
> 1 copy for Plaintiff

(X) Complaint:  > Original for Clerk’s Office
> 1 copy for Defendant
> 1 copy for Plaintiff
> 1 copy for Judge if seeking ex-parte order
(X) Verified Statement: > Original for FOC
(X) FOC 100 Domestic Relations Judgment Information Form> Only if ex-parte orders are being sought
(X) B-42 Record of Divorce or Annulment:>Original, only (not needed for cases regarding custody and support only)

Forms must be typewritten or printed in ink, dated & signed.  The Court will only accept originals for filing.
 

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-or-     You may try obtaining custody/support forms through a book store or local library
-or-     Consult an attorney.
 

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