Form GS-001 "Petition for Appointment of Temporary Guardian of Minor" - Maine

What Is Form GS-001?

This is a legal form that was released by the Maine District Court - a government authority operating within Maine. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

Form Details:

  • Released on July 1, 2016;
  • The latest edition provided by the Maine District Court;
  • Easy to use and ready to print;
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Download Form GS-001 "Petition for Appointment of Temporary Guardian of Minor" - Maine

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STATE OF MAINE
DISTRICT COURT
Location ________________
Docket No. ______________
In re: ______________________
PETITION FOR APPOINTMENT OF
Minor
TEMPORARY GUARDIAN OF MINOR
18-A M.R.S. §§ 5-105, 5-204, 5-207(c)
LIMITED
FULL
1. Petitioner Information:
Name:
Date of Birth:
Legal residence:
Mailing address:
Telephone:
2. Minor Subject of Temporary Guardianship Information:
Name:
Date of Birth:
Legal residence:
Mailing address:
Telephone:
3. Relationship of nominated temporary guardian to the minor:
4. Current location of minor (If same as item 2, enter “same”):
5. Names and addresses of all persons who must be notified and the relationship of each
person to the minor. (Use separate sheet if necessary) The following must be notified:
the minor if 14 or older who has not otherwise consented or waived notice; the person
who has had principal care and custody of the minor during the 60 days immediately
preceding date of petition; any living parent of minor; and any other interested party as
directed by the District Court Judge.
NAME
ADDRESS
RELATIONSHIP
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STATE OF MAINE
DISTRICT COURT
Location ________________
Docket No. ______________
In re: ______________________
PETITION FOR APPOINTMENT OF
Minor
TEMPORARY GUARDIAN OF MINOR
18-A M.R.S. §§ 5-105, 5-204, 5-207(c)
LIMITED
FULL
1. Petitioner Information:
Name:
Date of Birth:
Legal residence:
Mailing address:
Telephone:
2. Minor Subject of Temporary Guardianship Information:
Name:
Date of Birth:
Legal residence:
Mailing address:
Telephone:
3. Relationship of nominated temporary guardian to the minor:
4. Current location of minor (If same as item 2, enter “same”):
5. Names and addresses of all persons who must be notified and the relationship of each
person to the minor. (Use separate sheet if necessary) The following must be notified:
the minor if 14 or older who has not otherwise consented or waived notice; the person
who has had principal care and custody of the minor during the 60 days immediately
preceding date of petition; any living parent of minor; and any other interested party as
directed by the District Court Judge.
NAME
ADDRESS
RELATIONSHIP
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6. NOMINATION AND CONSENT OF MINOR.
I, ______________________________________, being 14 years of age or older do hereby
nominate ______________________________________to be my (CHOOSE ONE)
FULL
LIMITED temporary guardian and consent to his/her appointment as such without attending a
hearing.
Dated:__________________________
___________________________________
Signature of minor
7. State the reasons why a temporary guardian is necessary.
8. State the qualifications of the proposed guardian and why his/her appointment will be in the
best interest of the minor.
9. Petitioner is requesting (CHOOSE ONE)
FULL
LIMITED temporary guardianship. If
limited, explain in detail the specific duties and powers you propose to have as the guardian
and the specific parental rights and responsibilities you propose to be kept by the parent(s) of
the minor(s)?: _____________________________________________________
10. Have you attached an acceptance of appointment?
Yes
No. If no, state when it is to be
filed.
WHEREFORE, the Petitioner respectfully requests that the court grant the Petition for
Appointment of (CHOOSE ONE)
FULL
LIMITED Temporary Guardian of the minor.
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Dated: ____________________
______________________________
Signature of Petitioner or Attorney
Attorney for Petitioner(s), if any:
Name and Maine Bar Registration Number
Address
Phone Number
Attorney for Other Party, if any:
(Signature of Attorney and Maine Bar Registration Number)
Name
Address
Phone Number
STATE OF MAINE
COUNTY
Personally appeared the above-named
, and
____________________________________, and made oath that the foregoing statements are
true.
Before me,
Date:
Attorney at Law/Notary Public/Deputy Clerk
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