This is a legal form that was released by the Florida Courts - a government authority operating within Florida. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.
Q: What is Form 12.981(C)(1)?
A: Form 12.981(C)(1) is a petition used in Florida for the adoption of an adult by a stepparent.
Q: Who can use Form 12.981(C)(1)?
A: This form can be used by a stepparent seeking to adopt their spouse's adult child.
Q: What is the purpose of this form?
A: The purpose of this form is to formally request the court to grant the stepparent adoption of the adult child.
Q: Are there any requirements for using this form?
A: Yes, there are certain requirements that must be met, such as being a stepparent and having consent from the adult being adopted.
Q: Do I need a lawyer to complete this form?
A: While it is not required to have a lawyer, it is recommended to consult with an attorney to ensure the process is done correctly.
Download a fillable version of Form 12.981(C)(1) by clicking the link below or browse more documents and templates provided by the Florida Courts.