Form GS-007 "Parent's Consent to Appointment of Guardian of Minor" - Maine

What Is Form GS-007?

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

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  • Released on September 1, 2019;
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STATE OF MAINE
PROBATE COURT
DISTRICT COURT
County: _____________________
Location: _____________________
Docket No.___________________
Docket No.____________________
IN RE: ___________________________
PARENT’S CONSENT TO
(Minor Name)
APPOINTMENT OF GUARDIAN
OF MINOR
Interim
Final
18-C M.R.S. § 5-205(6)
1. I, ________________________________________, am the legal parent of the above-named minor child.
2. A petition to appoint a guardian for my minor child is currently pending. I wish to CONSENT to the
interim
final appointment of the proposed guardian, and state as follows:
a.
I understand the nature of a minor guardianship and I agree that the establishment of a minor
Yes
No
guardianship for my minor child is in my minor child’s best interests at this time.
b.
I have had enough time to consider whether I wish to sign this consent and I understand that
Yes
No
I have the right to seek legal advice and the right to have an attorney be appointed to represent
me if I cannot afford to hire an attorney.
c.
As one of the parents of this minor child, I understand that I have the legal right to raise my
Yes
No
child. I understand that I do not have to agree to this guardianship; I am entitled to a full legal
proceeding to determine if I am suitable or unsuitable to parent at this time. I freely, without
threats or intimidation by any person, agency or organization, agree to the establishment of a
minor guardianship, without a full court process, for my minor child.
d.
I understand that if I want to end this voluntary guardianship for my minor child, I will have
Yes
No
to petition the court to do so. If the guardian(s) does/do not agree, they will have to prove to
the court that I am unsuitable to parent at that time.
e.
I understand that how long the appointment will last will be as set by the court in the Order
No
Yes
Appointing Guardian of Minor.
Dated: ___________________________
_______________________________________
Signature of Parent
Attorney for Parent, if any:
Name: __________________________________
Name: __________________________________
Address: ________________________________
Address: ________________________________
________________________________
________________________________
Telephone: ______________________________
Telephone: ______________________________
Email: ________________________________
Email: ________________________________
STATE OF MAINE
_______________________ COUNTY
Personally appeared the above named ________________________________________, and made oath that the foregoing
statements are true under penalty of perjury.
Before me,
Date: _________________________
______________________________________________
Attorney at Law / Notary Public / Register / Clerk
GS-007, Rev. 09/19
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STATE OF MAINE
PROBATE COURT
DISTRICT COURT
County: _____________________
Location: _____________________
Docket No.___________________
Docket No.____________________
IN RE: ___________________________
PARENT’S CONSENT TO
(Minor Name)
APPOINTMENT OF GUARDIAN
OF MINOR
Interim
Final
18-C M.R.S. § 5-205(6)
1. I, ________________________________________, am the legal parent of the above-named minor child.
2. A petition to appoint a guardian for my minor child is currently pending. I wish to CONSENT to the
interim
final appointment of the proposed guardian, and state as follows:
a.
I understand the nature of a minor guardianship and I agree that the establishment of a minor
Yes
No
guardianship for my minor child is in my minor child’s best interests at this time.
b.
I have had enough time to consider whether I wish to sign this consent and I understand that
Yes
No
I have the right to seek legal advice and the right to have an attorney be appointed to represent
me if I cannot afford to hire an attorney.
c.
As one of the parents of this minor child, I understand that I have the legal right to raise my
Yes
No
child. I understand that I do not have to agree to this guardianship; I am entitled to a full legal
proceeding to determine if I am suitable or unsuitable to parent at this time. I freely, without
threats or intimidation by any person, agency or organization, agree to the establishment of a
minor guardianship, without a full court process, for my minor child.
d.
I understand that if I want to end this voluntary guardianship for my minor child, I will have
Yes
No
to petition the court to do so. If the guardian(s) does/do not agree, they will have to prove to
the court that I am unsuitable to parent at that time.
e.
I understand that how long the appointment will last will be as set by the court in the Order
No
Yes
Appointing Guardian of Minor.
Dated: ___________________________
_______________________________________
Signature of Parent
Attorney for Parent, if any:
Name: __________________________________
Name: __________________________________
Address: ________________________________
Address: ________________________________
________________________________
________________________________
Telephone: ______________________________
Telephone: ______________________________
Email: ________________________________
Email: ________________________________
STATE OF MAINE
_______________________ COUNTY
Personally appeared the above named ________________________________________, and made oath that the foregoing
statements are true under penalty of perjury.
Before me,
Date: _________________________
______________________________________________
Attorney at Law / Notary Public / Register / Clerk
GS-007, Rev. 09/19
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