Form GDN M301 "Objection to Minor Guardianship" - Washington

What Is Form GDN M301?

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

Form Details:

  • Released on January 1, 2021;
  • The latest edition provided by the Washington Superior Court;
  • Easy to use and ready to print;
  • Quick to customize;
  • Compatible with most PDF-viewing applications;
  • Fill out the form in our online filing application.

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Download Form GDN M301 "Objection to Minor Guardianship" - Washington

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Superior Court of Washington, County of
In the Guardianship of:
No.
Objection to Minor Guardianship
Respondent/s (minors/children)
(OB)
Objection to Minor Guardianship
Use this form if you disagree with any type of Minor Guardianship Petition (regular, emergency, or standby)
1. Your objection
Look at each section of the Petition and Reasons for Guardianship, if one was served on
you. Now fill out below.
I am (name)
,
and my relationship to the children in this case is
.
I object to the appointment of a guardian for the minor children in this case because
(check all that apply):
[ ] a parent is willing and able to perform parenting functions. (Minor Guardianship)
[ ] a parent will be willing and able to perform parenting functions during the next two
year period. (Standby Guardianship)
[ ] a person is willing and has authority to act in the circumstances and prevent
substantial harm to the children. (Emergency Minor Guardianship)
Explain:
RCW 11.130.195
Objection to Minor Guardianship
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Superior Court of Washington, County of
In the Guardianship of:
No.
Objection to Minor Guardianship
Respondent/s (minors/children)
(OB)
Objection to Minor Guardianship
Use this form if you disagree with any type of Minor Guardianship Petition (regular, emergency, or standby)
1. Your objection
Look at each section of the Petition and Reasons for Guardianship, if one was served on
you. Now fill out below.
I am (name)
,
and my relationship to the children in this case is
.
I object to the appointment of a guardian for the minor children in this case because
(check all that apply):
[ ] a parent is willing and able to perform parenting functions. (Minor Guardianship)
[ ] a parent will be willing and able to perform parenting functions during the next two
year period. (Standby Guardianship)
[ ] a person is willing and has authority to act in the circumstances and prevent
substantial harm to the children. (Emergency Minor Guardianship)
Explain:
RCW 11.130.195
Objection to Minor Guardianship
(01/2021)
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GDN M 301
[ ] The appointment of (name)
as guardian is not in the best interest of the children because:
[ ] The court should appoint (name)
as guardian for the children because:
[ ] Other reasons a guardianship is inappropriate:
2. Request
I ask the court to (check all that apply):
[ ] deny the Petition.
[ ] grant the proposed Petition but appoint the guardian I proposed.
[ ] appoint the proposed guardians but grant my requests in sections 3 - 7 below.
[ ] appoint a lawyer for me. (Fill out Motion to Appoint Lawyer form GDN ALL 021).
3. Parents’ visitation
If the court appoints a guardian (check one):
[ ] I have no request about parents’ visitation.
[ ] I agree with what the Petition proposed about parents’ visitation.
[ ] I ask the court to approve the following visitation schedule for the parents:
[ ] I ask the court to approve my proposed Residential Schedule (form GDN M 103).
(Only parents and children age 12 or older can propose a Residential Schedule.)
4. Parents’ decision making
If the court appoints a guardian, (check one):
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[ ] I have no request about parents’ decision-making.
[ ] I agree with what the Petition proposed about parents’ decision-making.
[ ] I disagree with what the Petition proposed about parents’ decision-making. I ask the
court to order decision-making as follows (who should be allowed to make what
decisions):
5. Access to records
If the court appoints a guardian, (check one):
[ ] I have no request about access to records.
[ ] I agree with what the Petition proposed about access to records.
[ ] I disagree with what the Petition proposed about access to records. I ask the court to
order the following (who should be allowed to access what records):
6. Support, insurance, and taxes
[ ] Does not apply. The Petition did not ask for child support.
[ ] The Petition asked for child support and/or health insurance to be ordered.
I [ ] object [ ] agree because:
[ ] Tax Issues – I ask the court to order: (name)
has the right to claim the children as dependents for purposes of personal tax
exemptions and associated tax credits on our tax forms.
7. Restraining Order
[ ] Does not apply. The Petition did not ask for a Restraining Order.
[ ] The Petition asked for a Restraining Order against (name/s)
.
I [ ] object [ ] agree because:
Important! If you want a Protection Order, you must file a Petition for Order for Protection, form
DV-1.015 for domestic violence, or form UHST-02.0200 for harassment. You must file your Petition for
Order for Protection as a separate case. Ask the court clerk to relate (link) the protection order case
together with this guardianship case.
8. Fees and costs
[ ] No request.
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[ ] Order who should pay for court costs, attorney fees, guardian ad litem fees, court visitor
fees, and other reasonable fees.
9. Other requests, if any
Party filing objection fills out below:
I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the state of Washington that the facts I have
provided on this form (including any attachments) are true. [ ] I have attached (number of):
_____ pages.
Signed at (city and state):
Date:
Sign name here
Print name
The following is my contact information:
Email:
Phone (Optional):
I agree to accept legal papers for this case at (check one):
[ ] my lawyer’s address, listed below.
[ ] the following address (this does not have to be your home address):
street address or PO box
city
state
zip
Note: You and the other party/ies may agree to accept legal papers by email under Civil Rule 5 and local court
rules.
Lawyer (if any) fills out below:
Lawyer signs here
Print name and WSBA No.
Date
Lawyer’s street address or PO box
city
state
zip
Email (if applicable):
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