Form FL Divorce223 "Motion for Temporary Family Law Order and Restraining Order" - Washington

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Download Form FL Divorce223 "Motion for Temporary Family Law Order and Restraining Order" - Washington

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Superior Court of Washington, County of _______________
In re the marriage / domestic partnership of:
Petitioner (person who started this case):
No.
Motion for Temporary Family Law Order
(MTTO)
And Respondent (other spouse / partner):
[ ] and Restraining Order (MTTMO)
Motion for Temporary Family Law Order
[ ] and Restraining Order
Use this form in marriage/domestic partnership cases only. For other cases, use FL Parentage 323, FL Non-Parent
423, or FL Modify 623, depending on the type of case.
To both parties:
Deadline! Your papers must be filed and served by the deadline in your county’s Local Court Rules, or by the State
Court Rules if there is no local rule. Court Rules and forms are online at www.courts.wa.gov.
If you want the court to consider your side, you must:
File your original documents with the Superior Court Clerk; AND
Give the Judge/Commissioner a copy of your papers (if required by your county’s Local Court Rules); AND
Have a copy of your papers served on all other parties or their lawyers; AND
Go to the hearing.
The court may not allow you to testify at the motion hearing. Read your county’s Local Court Rules, if any.
Bring proposed orders to the hearing.
To the person filing this motion:
You must schedule a hearing on this motion. You may use the Notice of Hearing (form FL All Family 185) unless
your county’s Local Court Rules require a different form. Contact the court for scheduling information.
To the person receiving this motion:
If you do not agree with the requests in this motion, file a statement (using form FL All Family 135, Declaration)
explaining why the court should not approve those requests. You may file other written proof supporting your side,
and propose your own Parenting Plan or Child Support Worksheets.
RCW 26.09.060, .110, .120, .194
Motion for Temporary
Mandatory Form (03/2020)
Family Law Order
FL Divorce 223
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Superior Court of Washington, County of _______________
In re the marriage / domestic partnership of:
Petitioner (person who started this case):
No.
Motion for Temporary Family Law Order
(MTTO)
And Respondent (other spouse / partner):
[ ] and Restraining Order (MTTMO)
Motion for Temporary Family Law Order
[ ] and Restraining Order
Use this form in marriage/domestic partnership cases only. For other cases, use FL Parentage 323, FL Non-Parent
423, or FL Modify 623, depending on the type of case.
To both parties:
Deadline! Your papers must be filed and served by the deadline in your county’s Local Court Rules, or by the State
Court Rules if there is no local rule. Court Rules and forms are online at www.courts.wa.gov.
If you want the court to consider your side, you must:
File your original documents with the Superior Court Clerk; AND
Give the Judge/Commissioner a copy of your papers (if required by your county’s Local Court Rules); AND
Have a copy of your papers served on all other parties or their lawyers; AND
Go to the hearing.
The court may not allow you to testify at the motion hearing. Read your county’s Local Court Rules, if any.
Bring proposed orders to the hearing.
To the person filing this motion:
You must schedule a hearing on this motion. You may use the Notice of Hearing (form FL All Family 185) unless
your county’s Local Court Rules require a different form. Contact the court for scheduling information.
To the person receiving this motion:
If you do not agree with the requests in this motion, file a statement (using form FL All Family 135, Declaration)
explaining why the court should not approve those requests. You may file other written proof supporting your side,
and propose your own Parenting Plan or Child Support Worksheets.
RCW 26.09.060, .110, .120, .194
Motion for Temporary
Mandatory Form (03/2020)
Family Law Order
FL Divorce 223
p. 1 of 8
1.
My name is
. I ask the court for
temporary orders approving the requests listed below.
2.
Children
[ ] No request.
[ ] I want my children under 18 listed below to be included in the court’s orders:
Child’s name
Age
Child’s name
Age
1.
4.
2.
5.
3.
6.
3.
Active duty military
(The federal Servicemembers Civil Relief Act covers:
Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard members on active duty;
National Guard or Reserve members under a call to active service for more than 30 days in a row;
and
commissioned corps of the Public Health Service and NOAA.
The state Service Members’ Civil Relief Act covers those service members listed above who are either
stationed in or residents of Washington state, and their dependents, except for the commissioned corps of the
Public Health Service and NOAA.)
[ ] My spouse/domestic partner is not covered by the state or federal Servicemembers
Civil Relief Acts.
[ ] My spouse/domestic partner is covered by the [ ] state [ ] federal Servicemembers
Civil Relief Act.
[ ] For persons covered only by the state act – Military duty may keep the service
member or dependent from responding or coming to the hearing on this motion. I
ask the court to approve temporary orders even if the covered person asks for a
stay or doesn’t respond. It would be very unfair (a manifest injustice) not to make
temporary orders now because:
4.
Care and safety of children
(check all that apply)
[ ] No request.
[ ] Approve the parenting plan proposed by [ ] me [ ] my spouse/domestic partner.
[ ] Order my spouse/domestic partner not to take the children listed in 2 out of Washington
State.
[ ] Appoint a person to investigate and report to the court about what is in the children’s
best interest, and order who will pay this person’s fees. This person should be a/n
(check one):
[ ] Guardian ad Litem (GAL) or Evaluator/Investigator as chosen by the court.
[ ] Guardian ad Litem (GAL).
RCW 26.09.060, .110, .120, .194
Motion for Temporary
Mandatory Form (03/2020)
Family Law Order
FL Divorce 223
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[ ] Evaluator/Investigator.
[ ] (Name):
[ ] Other:
5.
Provide support
[ ] No request.
[ ] Order child support according to the Washington state child support schedule.
[ ] Order (check one): [ ] me [ ] my spouse/domestic partner to pay spousal support
(maintenance/alimony) in the amount of: $
every month until (date or
event):
__________________.
6.
Family home
[ ] No request.
[ ] Stay in the home
[ ] I want to continue living in the family home.
[ ] My spouse/domestic partner may continue living in the family home.
[ ] Move out
Order my spouse/domestic partner to move out of the family home by (date):
.
7.
Use of property
[ ] No request.
[ ] Order that I can possess and use (specify):
[ ] property in my possession now.
[ ] vehicle(s):
[ ] other:
[ ] Order that my spouse/domestic partner can possess and use (specify):
[ ] property in his/her possession now.
[ ] vehicle(s):
[ ] other:
RCW 26.09.060, .110, .120, .194
Motion for Temporary
Mandatory Form (03/2020)
Family Law Order
FL Divorce 223
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8.
Protect property
[ ] No request.
[ ] Order (check one): [ ] my spouse/domestic partner [ ] both parties not to move, take,
hide, damage, borrow against, sell or try to sell, or get rid of any property, unless it is a
usual business practice or to pay for basic necessities. (If the court makes this order,
both spouses/domestic partners must notify each other about any expenses that are out
of the ordinary.)
9.
Household expenses
[ ] No request.
[ ] Order household expenses to be paid as follows:
Expense
Who should pay
[ ] First Mortgage
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Second Mortgage/Line of Credit
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Rent or Lease Payment
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Utilities
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Homeowner’s Insurance
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Property Taxes
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Vehicle (specify):
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Vehicle (specify):
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Child Care
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
[ ] Other:
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
10. Divide debts
[ ] No request.
[ ] Order my spouse/domestic partner and me to:
[ ] Each be responsible for his/her own future debts, including debt from credit cards,
loans, security interest, and mortgages.
[ ] Divide our debts as follows
(list debts and who should pay each one):
Debt (describe)
Who should pay
1.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
2.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
3.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
4.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
5.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
6.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
RCW 26.09.060, .110, .120, .194
Motion for Temporary
Mandatory Form (03/2020)
Family Law Order
FL Divorce 223
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11. Do not change insurance
[ ] No request.
[ ] Order (check one): [ ] my spouse/domestic partner [ ] both parties not to make
changes to any medical, health, life, or auto insurance policy that covers either
spouse/domestic partner or any child listed in 2. That means s/he must not transfer,
cancel, borrow against, let expire, or change the beneficiary of any policy.
Pay insurance premiums as follows
(list policies and who should pay each one):
Policy (describe)
Who should pay
1.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
2.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
3.
[ ] Petitioner [ ] Respondent
12. Pay fees and costs
[ ] No request.
[ ] Order my spouse/domestic partner to:
[ ] Pay my lawyer’s fees for this case. Amount: $
Make payments to (name):
[ ] Pay other professional fees and costs for this case. Amount: $
to (name):
for (purpose):
13. Restraining Order
[ ] No request.
[ ] The Court already signed a Restraining Order on (date):
in this case.
[ ] I am not asking the court to make any changes to this Restraining Order.
[ ] I ask the Court to remove (terminate) this Restraining Order.
[ ] I ask the Court to change this Restraining Order as follows (specify):
[ ] I ask the Court for a Restraining Order (form FL All Family 150) that orders my
spouse/domestic partner to obey the restraints and orders checked below. (Check all
that apply; also check the “and Restraining Order” boxes in the form titles on page 1):
[ ] Do not disturb – Do not disturb my peace or the peace of any child listed in 2.
[ ] Stay away - Do not go onto the grounds of or enter my home, workplace, or school,
and the daycare or school of any child listed in 2.
[ ] Also, do not knowingly go or stay within
feet of my home, workplace,
or school, or the daycare or school of any child listed in 2.
[ ] Do not hurt or threaten
RCW 26.09.060, .110, .120, .194
Motion for Temporary
Mandatory Form (03/2020)
Family Law Order
FL Divorce 223
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