Form 12.975(B) "Order on Grandparent's Petition for Visitation With Minor Children" - Florida

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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,
IN AND FOR
COUNTY, FLORIDA
In Re:
Case No.: ____________________________
Division:
,
Petitioner,
and
,
Respondent(s).
ORDER ON GRANDPARENT’S PETITION FOR VISITATION WITH
MINOR CHILD(REN)
THIS ACTION, having come to be heard upon the Petition for Grandparent Visitation with Minor Child(ren)
filed by ________________________________________, and the Final Hearing on the Petition pursuant
to section 752.011, Florida Statutes, and the Court having reviewed the file and received evidence, makes
the following findings of facts and conclusions of law:
1. The Petitioner(s) is/are the maternal/paternal grandparent(s) of the following minor
child(ren):
Name
Birth date
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
2. The Court has jurisdiction over the subject matter of the Petition, over the minor child(ren),
and the parties.
{Choose all that apply}
a. The minor child(ren)’s mother is:
_____Deceased
_____Missing
_____ In a persistent vegetative state
_____Has been convicted of a felony or an offense of violence evincing behavior
that poses a substantial threat of harm to the minor child’s health or welfare.
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.975(b), Order on Grandparent’s Petition for Visitation with Minor
Child(ren) (11/20)
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE
JUDICIAL CIRCUIT,
IN AND FOR
COUNTY, FLORIDA
In Re:
Case No.: ____________________________
Division:
,
Petitioner,
and
,
Respondent(s).
ORDER ON GRANDPARENT’S PETITION FOR VISITATION WITH
MINOR CHILD(REN)
THIS ACTION, having come to be heard upon the Petition for Grandparent Visitation with Minor Child(ren)
filed by ________________________________________, and the Final Hearing on the Petition pursuant
to section 752.011, Florida Statutes, and the Court having reviewed the file and received evidence, makes
the following findings of facts and conclusions of law:
1. The Petitioner(s) is/are the maternal/paternal grandparent(s) of the following minor
child(ren):
Name
Birth date
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
2. The Court has jurisdiction over the subject matter of the Petition, over the minor child(ren),
and the parties.
{Choose all that apply}
a. The minor child(ren)’s mother is:
_____Deceased
_____Missing
_____ In a persistent vegetative state
_____Has been convicted of a felony or an offense of violence evincing behavior
that poses a substantial threat of harm to the minor child’s health or welfare.
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.975(b), Order on Grandparent’s Petition for Visitation with Minor
Child(ren) (11/20)
b. The minor child(ren)’s father is:
_____ Deceased
_____ Missing
_____ In a persistent vegetative state
_____ Has been convicted of a felony or an offense of violence evincing
behavior that poses a substantial threat of harm to the minor child’s health or
welfare
3. Based on the testimony and the evidence presented, this Court finds by clear and convincing
evidence that a parent _____is _____is not (or both parents are) unfit or that there _____is
_____is not significant harm to the child(ren), that visitation with the Petitioner/Grandparent(s)
_____is _____is not in the best interest of the minor child(ren), and that the visitation _____will
_____ will not materially harm the parent-child relationship.
4. Other: _____________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________.
Based on the foregoing, it is ORDERED AND ADJUDGED:
a. That the Petition for Grandparent Visitation is hereby _____ DENIED _____ GRANTED
b. {Choose ONE that applies}
_____ Effective ________________________, the Petitioner is awarded reasonable visitation
rights with the minor child(ren) who are his/her grandchild(ren) named above as follows:
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________.
Said visitation shall continue until further court order.
_____ No visitation is ordered.
c. {Choose ONE that applies}
_____ The Guardian ad Litem is hereby discharged
_____ No Guardian ad Litem was appointed
d. This Order for grandparent visitation may be modified upon a showing by the person
petitioning for modification that a substantial change in circumstances has occurred and that
modification of the grandparent visitation is in the best interest of the minor child(ren).
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.975(b), Order on Grandparent’s Petition for Visitation with Minor
Child(ren) (11/20)
e. Other: ___________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________.
f. This Court reserves jurisdiction to enforce this Order and enter such other orders as it may
deem just and proper.
DONE AND ORDERED in Chambers, {city} ________________________, {county}___________________,
Florida, this __________ day of ________________, 20____.
______________________________
CIRCUIT JUDGE
Copies Furnished:
Petitioner (or his or her attorney)
Respondent (or his or her attorney)
Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure Form 12.975(b), Order on Grandparent’s Petition for Visitation with Minor
Child(ren) (11/20)
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