Form 12.948(C) "Order Granting Temporary Custodial Responsibility During Deployment" - Florida

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE___________________________JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR _______________________COUNTY, FLORIDA
Case No.: _______________________________
Division: ________________________________
________________________________,
Petitioner,
and
________________________________,
Respondent.
ORDER GRANTING TEMPORARY CUSTODIAL RESPONSIBILITY
DURING DEPLOYMENT
This cause came before this Court on a Motion for Temporary Custodial Responsibility During Deployment.
The Court, having reviewed the file, heard the testimony, and being otherwise fully advised, makes these
findings of fact and reaches these conclusions of law:
SECTION I. FINDINGS
1. The Court has jurisdiction over the subject matter and the parties, including jurisdiction pursuant to
the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act.
2. Entry of this Order is not prohibited by the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, 50, U.S.C. ss. 3901-4043.
3. {If applicable}. The last order establishing or modifying parental responsibility, visitation, or time-
sharing was entered on {date} _______________________.
4.
The parties’ dependent or minor child(ren) is (are):
Name
Birth date
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________.
SECTION II: DEPLOYMENT
1. Deploying Parent {Name}_______________________________________________ is being
Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.948(c), Order Granting Temporary Custodial Responsibility
During Deployment. (12/19)
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE___________________________JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
IN AND FOR _______________________COUNTY, FLORIDA
Case No.: _______________________________
Division: ________________________________
________________________________,
Petitioner,
and
________________________________,
Respondent.
ORDER GRANTING TEMPORARY CUSTODIAL RESPONSIBILITY
DURING DEPLOYMENT
This cause came before this Court on a Motion for Temporary Custodial Responsibility During Deployment.
The Court, having reviewed the file, heard the testimony, and being otherwise fully advised, makes these
findings of fact and reaches these conclusions of law:
SECTION I. FINDINGS
1. The Court has jurisdiction over the subject matter and the parties, including jurisdiction pursuant to
the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act.
2. Entry of this Order is not prohibited by the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, 50, U.S.C. ss. 3901-4043.
3. {If applicable}. The last order establishing or modifying parental responsibility, visitation, or time-
sharing was entered on {date} _______________________.
4.
The parties’ dependent or minor child(ren) is (are):
Name
Birth date
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________________________________.
SECTION II: DEPLOYMENT
1. Deploying Parent {Name}_______________________________________________ is being
Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.948(c), Order Granting Temporary Custodial Responsibility
During Deployment. (12/19)
deployed for a period of less than 18 months pursuant to uniformed service orders
2. A Notice of Deployment has been provided to the Other Parent
{Name} ______________________________________________________________.
3. To the extent that it is permissible to provide this information, the destination of the
deployment is: _______________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
4. To the extent that it is permissible to provide this information, the duration of the deployment
is: __________________________________________________________________________.
5. To the extent that it is permissible to provide this information, the conditions of the deployment
are __________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________.
SECTION III: TEMPORARY CARETAKING AUTHORITY, DECISIONMAKING AUTHORITY, CONTACT WITH
CHILD(REN)
The parties:
_____ Have filed an Agreement for Temporary Custodial Responsibility During Deployment which is in
the best interests of the child(ren) and is adopted by the Court. A copy of the Agreement is
attached as Exhibit ______.
_____Have NOT filed an Agreement for Temporary Custodial Responsibility During Deployment. The
parents shall comply with the following:
1. Caretaking Authority:
Deploying Parent: _____________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
Other Parent: ________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________.
2. Decisionmaking Authority:
Deploying Parent: ____________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________.
Other Parent: ________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________.
Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.948(c), Order Granting Temporary Custodial Responsibility
During Deployment. (12/19)
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3. Contact with Child(ren)-Deploying Parent
During Deployment:
a) Frequency:_______________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________.
b) Duration:________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________.
c) Means, Including Electronic:________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________.
d) Role of Other Parent in Facilitating Contact:_________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________.
e) Role of Agreed Nonparent in Facilitating Contact:________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________.
f) Allocation of Any Costs of Contact:___________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________.
While on leave or is otherwise available: __________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________
___________________________________________________________________________.
After deployment ends and until termination of order: ______________________________
___________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________.
4. Contact with Child(ren)-Other Parent
__________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________
__________________________________________________________________________.
SECTION IV: NONPARENT-TEMPORARY CARETAKING AUTHORITY, DECISIONMAKING AUTHORITY,
CONTACT WITH CHILD(REN)
1. ______ The Court does NOT establish caretaking authority, decisionmaking authority, or
contact with the child(ren) by any Nonparent.
OR
______ The Court establishes caretaking authority decisionmaking authority and/or contact
Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.948(c), Order Granting Temporary Custodial Responsibility
During Deployment. (12/19)
with the child(ren) by the Nonparent {Name} _______________________________________.
2.
The Nonparent is:
______An adult family member of the child: or
______An adult who is not a family member with whom the child(ren) has/have a close and
substantial relationship.
The full legal name, street address, telephone number, and e-mail address of the Nonparent is
as follows: ___________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
The child(ren)’s street address shall not be changed without notification to the court and all
parties disclosing the new address and contact information.
3.
The parties:
_____ Have filed an Agreement have for temporary caretaking authority, decisionmaking
authority and contact by the Nonparent. The Agreement is in the best interests of the
child(ren) and is adopted and incorporated herein.
OR
_____ Have NOT reached an Agreement for temporary caretaking authority, decisionmaking
authority, and/or contact with the child(ren).
4.
Caretaking Authority {If Applicable}
The Court finds that caretaking authority by the Nonparent is in the best interest of the
child(ren). If the Nonparent is an adult who is not a family member with whom the child(ren)
has/have a close and substantial relationship, the best interest of the child(ren) has been
established by clear and convincing evidence.
{Specific Findings}: _____________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
The Nonparent shall have caretaking authority as follows: _____________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
The caretaking authority does not exceed the amount of time granted to the Deploying Parent
under a permanent custody order. In the absence of a permanent custody order that is currently
in effect, the caretaking authority does not exceed amount of time the Deploying Parent
habitually cared for the child(ren) before being notified of deployment. Additional travel time
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During Deployment. (12/19)
may be added if necessary to transport the child(ren).
5. Decisionmaking Authority {If Applicable}
If due to the operational constraints of the deployment, the Deploying Parent is unable to
exercise decisionmaking authority, the court finds that it is in the best interest of the child(ren)
that the Nonparent exercise the following decisionmaking authority. If the Nonparent is an adult
who is not a family member with whom the child (ren) has/have a close and substantial
relationship, the best interest of the child(ren) has been established by clear and convincing
evidence.
{Specific Findings}:______________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
The specific decisionmaking powers are: ______________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
The duration of the decisionmaking powers is: {Cannot exceed the length of time in which the
Deploying Parent is unable to exercise decision making authority} _______________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
6. Contact {If Applicable}
The court finds that it is in the best interest of the child(ren) for the Nonparent to have contact
as follows. If the Nonparent is an adult who is not a family member with whom the child has a
close and substantial relationship, the best interest of the child(ren) has been established by
clear and convincing evidence.
{Specific Findings}: _____________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
Nonparent contact is as follows:______________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
SECTION V. CHILD SUPPORT
1. The Court has jurisdiction under the Uniform Interstate Family Support Act.
2. There _____ is _____ is not an existing child support obligation. The _____ Deploying Parent
_____ Other Parent is currently ordered to pay child support in the amount of $___________
every {specify week, every two weeks, month, or other} _____________________________.
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During Deployment. (12/19)
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