Form JDF1116 "Decree of Dissolution of Marriage or Legal Separation" - Colorado

What Is Form JDF1116?

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  • Released on July 1, 2013;
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Download Form JDF1116 "Decree of Dissolution of Marriage or Legal Separation" - Colorado

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District Court ___________________________ County, Colorado
Court Address:
In re the Marriage of:
Petitioner: ______________________________________
COURT USE ONLY
and
Case Number:
Co-Petitioner/Respondent:__________________________
Division
Courtroom
DECREE OF
DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE OR
LEGAL SEPARATION
This matter was reviewed by the Court on __________________________ (date).
Petitioner
Co-Petitioner
Respondent
Appeared in person
Appeared in person
Did not appear
Signed a Non-Appearance Affidavit
Signed a Non-Appearance Affidavit
Was represented by an attorney
Was represented by an attorney
Attorney Name:
Attorney Name:
The Court has read the Non-Appearance Affidavit.
The Court has considered the testimony and evidence presented.
The Court has considered any Financial Statements filed and makes the following findings and orders:
1. The Court has jurisdiction over the parties because:
The parties filed jointly on ________________________ (date).
The Respondent ___________________________________ (name) was served with a Summons on
_____________________ (date) in ___________________________ (county).
The Respondent signed a waiver of service on ________________________ (date).
The Court has subject-matter jurisdiction based on publication on _________________________ (date).
Other jurisdiction
.
2. At least one party was domiciled in Colorado for more than 91 days before the Petition was filed.
3. At least 91 days have passed since the Court acquired jurisdiction over the Co-Petitioner or Respondent or
since the Court acquired jurisdiction over the subject matter based on publication.
4. The marriage between the parties is irretrievably broken.
5.
The Separation Agreement between the parties is found to be not unconscionable as to support,
maintenance (spousal support), and division of property, and is incorporated herein.
6.
All provisions in the Parenting Plan regarding the children are in the best interests of the children,
including residence, allocation of parental responsibility (including decision-making responsibilities and
parenting time), and any other orders necessary to effectuate the best interests of the children.
7.
The name change request is not detrimental to any person.
JDF 1116
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DECREE OF DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE OR LEGAL SEPARATION
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District Court ___________________________ County, Colorado
Court Address:
In re the Marriage of:
Petitioner: ______________________________________
COURT USE ONLY
and
Case Number:
Co-Petitioner/Respondent:__________________________
Division
Courtroom
DECREE OF
DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE OR
LEGAL SEPARATION
This matter was reviewed by the Court on __________________________ (date).
Petitioner
Co-Petitioner
Respondent
Appeared in person
Appeared in person
Did not appear
Signed a Non-Appearance Affidavit
Signed a Non-Appearance Affidavit
Was represented by an attorney
Was represented by an attorney
Attorney Name:
Attorney Name:
The Court has read the Non-Appearance Affidavit.
The Court has considered the testimony and evidence presented.
The Court has considered any Financial Statements filed and makes the following findings and orders:
1. The Court has jurisdiction over the parties because:
The parties filed jointly on ________________________ (date).
The Respondent ___________________________________ (name) was served with a Summons on
_____________________ (date) in ___________________________ (county).
The Respondent signed a waiver of service on ________________________ (date).
The Court has subject-matter jurisdiction based on publication on _________________________ (date).
Other jurisdiction
.
2. At least one party was domiciled in Colorado for more than 91 days before the Petition was filed.
3. At least 91 days have passed since the Court acquired jurisdiction over the Co-Petitioner or Respondent or
since the Court acquired jurisdiction over the subject matter based on publication.
4. The marriage between the parties is irretrievably broken.
5.
The Separation Agreement between the parties is found to be not unconscionable as to support,
maintenance (spousal support), and division of property, and is incorporated herein.
6.
All provisions in the Parenting Plan regarding the children are in the best interests of the children,
including residence, allocation of parental responsibility (including decision-making responsibilities and
parenting time), and any other orders necessary to effectuate the best interests of the children.
7.
The name change request is not detrimental to any person.
JDF 1116
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DECREE OF DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE OR LEGAL SEPARATION
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The Court therefore orders:
The marriage is dissolved and a Decree of Dissolution of Marriage is entered.
A Decree of Legal Separation is entered. Either party may apply to convert this decree to a Decree of
Dissolution of Marriage after 182 days has passed and the other party has been given written notice of the
request.
Each party shall perform all of the applicable provisions of the separation agreement or permanent orders.
The Separation Agreement (Marriage) filed on ____________________ (date) is incorporated into this
Decree.
or
Has been read into the record and will be reduced to writing and filed on or before ____________ (date).
The Parenting Plan (Marriage) filed on _______________________ (date) is incorporated into this Decree.
or
The Court has entered permanent orders, which will be reduced to writing and filed, on or before
____________________________ (date).
or
It is in the best interests of the parties that the Court has entered a Decree, even though there are no
permanent orders on this date.
or
Permanent orders are set forth below:
Any Support Order entered will become part of this Decree.
A Protection/Restraining Order was issued on _______________ (date). The Protection/Restraining Order is:
Vacated.
Continued to ______________________ (date) pursuant to §13-14-106(1)(c), C.R.S.
No changes have been made to the existing Protection/Restraining Order
Changes have been made to the existing Protection/Restraining Order, as follows.
If the Protection Order has been modified, the party requesting the modification must serve a copy of the
modified Temporary or Permanent Protection Order, as applicable, on the other party.
The ________________________ is granted a restoration of the prior name _________________________.
Other:
Date: ________________________________
______________________________________
Judge
Magistrate
JDF 1116
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