Voluntary Child Custody Agreement Form
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Voluntary child custody agreement form. If the parents sign at the hospital both parents names will go. If you fail to follow the local rules you may not be able to finish your case. Circuit court forms family below are the forms that match your search criteria. When both unmarried parents sign a declaration of paternity it means they are the legal parents of the child.
A court must address paternity child custody visitation child support and other child related matters whenever parents file a court action. Signing a declaration of paternity is voluntary. Click the underlined summary link to view andor save the form summary. Child custody issues are involved in many cases at family court.
For best results we recommend using our pdf forms with the internet explorer browser. The parents can sign a declaration at the hospital when the child is born. A parent grandparent or a person with a substantial connection or relationship with the child may file a petition in family court requesting that the court place the child in his or her custody. This bill would delete the name of the uniform act on blood tests to determine paternity and would revise and recast provisions relating to establishing a parent and child relationship to among other things refer instead to genetic testing and parentage.
Domestic relations law drl 240 custody and child support orders of protection. Each district court has specific local rules that may apply in your case. Overview of custody paternity child support. Any adult caregiver can be authorized to make decisions for a child using the authorization agreement for nonparent relative or voluntary caregiver form.