Maryland Courts

Family Law Forms Index

General Instructions CCDRIN updated 09-09

DOMESTIC RELATIONS
By Form Number


Child Support, Custody and Visitation Forms
Title PDF Last Revised
Complaint for Child Support
Instructions
DR1
DRIN1
10-25-04
11-21-00
Petition for Contempt (Failure to Pay)
Instructions
DR2
DRIN2
11-08-00
11-21-00
Petition for Contempt (Denial of Visitation)
Instructions
DR3
DRIN3
11-08-00
11-21-00
Complaint for Custody
Instructions
DR4
DRIN4
09-05
09-2005
Complaint for Visitation
Instructions
CCDR5
DRIN5
03-08
09-05
Petition/Motion to Modify Child support
Instructions
CCDR6
DRIN6
11-08
01-08-01
Petition to Modify Custody/Visitation
Instructions
DR7
DRIN7
03-9-01
3-09-01
Petition for Enforcement of a Foreign Child Custody Determination
Instructions
CCDR78
DRIN78
11-08
09-13
Request for Registration of a Foreign Child Custody
Determination
Instructions
DR79
 
DRIN79
03-06 (not fillable)
 
03-06
Application for the Issuance of a Warrant DR80 04-06 (not fillable)
Counter Complaint for Custody/Child Support
Instructions
CCDR95
DRIN95
05-09
05-09

Divorce Forms
Title PDF Last Revised
Complaint for Absolute Divorce
Instructions
CCDR20
CCDRIN20
09-13
02-12
Complaint for Limited Divorce
Instructions
CCDR21
DRIN21
07-10
11-08
Counter Complaint for Absolute Divorce
Instructions
CCDR94
CCDRIN94
02-12
02-12

Financial Forms
Title PDF Last Revised
Financial Statement (short) DR30 11-08-00
Financial Statement (long) DR31 09-13
Motion for Waiver of Prepayment of Filing Fees DR32 04-10-03
Joint Statement of Marital Property DR33 11-21-00
Child Support Guidelines Worksheet A DR34 10-09
Child Support Guidelines Worksheet B DR35 10-09

Other Forms
Title PDF Last Revised
Domestic Case Information Report DCIR 11-08
Request for Spoken Language Interpreter CCDC41 09-05
Request for Accommodation by Persons with Disabilities CCDC49 09-05
Answer to Complaint/Petition/Motion
Instructions
CCDR50
DRIN50
10-11
10-11
Show Cause Order DR53 03-08
Request for Order of Default CCDR54 02-12
Affidavit of Service (Private Process) CCDR55 06-10
Affidavit of Service (Certified Mail) CCDR56 06-10
Order DR57 11-08-00
Certificate of Service DR58 02-13-01
Request for Hearing or Proceeding CCDR59 06-08
Motion for Stay of Service of Earnings W/H Order DR74 05-06-02
Supplemental Page DR76 10-25-04
Motion for Postponement DR77 03-2006 (not fillable)
Address Change Request CCDR96 07-10

Change of Name Forms
Title PDF Last Revised
Petition to Change Name (Adult)
Instructions
DR60
DRIN60
09-05
03-31-08
Notice for Publication (Adult) DR61 02-04-02
Petition to Change Name (Minor)
Instructions
DR62
DRIN62
09-05
03-31-08
Consent to Change of Name (Consent of Parent) DR63 02-13-01
Consent to Change of Name (Person on Birth Cert.) DR64 02-13-01
Notice for Publication (Minor) DR65 10-25-04
Certificate of Publication DR75 05-06-02
Order for Change of Name JO12 03-31-08
Order for Change of Name of a Minor CCJO32 11-09

Alternate Service Forms
Title PDF Last Revised
Motion for Alternate Service
Instructions
DR70
DRIN70
03-09-01
04-17-02
Order for Alternate Service DR71 02-14-01
Notice - Alternate Service DR72 02-20-01
Affidavit DR73 02-14-01

GUARDIANSHIP FORMS
Title PDF Last Revised
Notice to Interested Person DR82 07-09
Advice of Rights DR83 07-09
Petition for the Appointment of a Guardian of the Person,
Property or Person and Property
Instructions
DR84

DRIN84
07-09

07-09
Answer to the Petition for Guardianship
Instructions
DR85
DRIN85
07-09
07-09
Parent's Consent to Guardianship DR89 07-09
Minor's Consent to Guardianship DR90 07-09
Initial Inventory of Assets
Instructions
DR91
DRIN91
07-09
07-09
Annual Fiduciary Report
Instructions
DR92
DRIN92
07-09
07-09
Annual Report of Guardian of the Person
Instructions
DR93
DRIN93
07-09
07-09
Show Cause Order CCJO33 11-09

PETITION FOR PROTECTION FROM DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

A protective order is issued by the Court and is a form of relief given to individuals who are experiencing abuse. To obtain a protective order you must first file a Petition for Protection. For more information, please read the Peace or Protective Order Brochure and the Dictionary before downloading the Petition for Protection and Addendum.

Forms:



CASE MANAGEMENT
for Use by Court Staff Only
Notice of Scheduling Conference CM01
Scheduling Conference Information Form CM02
Scheduling Order CM03
Consent Order CM04
Related Cases Form CM05
Family Support Services Checklist CM06
Order for Mediation of Custody/Visitation Issues CM07
Order for Mediation of Property or Support Issues CM08
Order for Custody Investigation CM09
Addendum to Order for Custody Investigation and Notice of Terms of Disclosure CM10
Order for Mental Health Evaluation CM11
Mental Health Evaluation Referral Form CM12
Order Appointing Counsel for Child(ren) CM13
Order to Attend Educational Seminar CM14
Order for Substance Abuse Assessment CM15
Order for Visitation Services CM16
Screening Cases for Suitability for Mediation - In-Person Screening Tool CM17
Screening Cases for Suitability for Mediation - Pleadings Stage Screening Tool CM18
Instructions for Self-Represented Litigants - Where Mediation May Be Inappropriate CM19
Screening Outcome - Note to File re: Suitability for Mediation CM20
Order (Best Interest Attorney) CM21
Record of Service of Peace Order CCDCPO11


JUDGMENTS & ORDERS
for use by Court Staff Only

Select from below the type of Order you would like to generate.

Absolute Divorce
NOTE: You must download both forms needed (JO1 and JO11) then download the appropriate attachments which should be included on the Order for Absolute Divorce.

Alimony
Child Support
Custody
Other Child-Related Issues
Other Issues
Visitation

JO1
JO11


JO9
JO8
JO5
JO7
JO10
JO6
Child Support JO16
Custody & Visitation JO17
Order/Notice to Withhold Income for Child Support

Addendum to Witholding Order
Order/Notice

Addendum
Instructions for Order/Notice to Withhold Income for Child Support Instructions
Limited Divorce
NOTE: You must download both forms needed (JO2, JO11) then download the appropriate attachments which should be included on the Order for Limited Divorce.

Alimony
Child Support
Custody
Other Child-Related Issues
Other Issues
Visitation

JO2
JO11


JO9
JO8
JO5
JO7
JO10
JO6
Modification
NOTE: You must download both forms needed (JO15, JO11) then download the appropriate attachments which should be included on the Order for Modification.

Alimony
Child Support
Custody
Other Child-Related Issues
Other Issues
Visitation

JO15
JO11


JO9
JO8
JO5
JO7
JO10
JO6
Name Change (fillable PDF) JO12
Name Change of a Minor CCJO32
Pendente Lite
NOTE: You must download both forms needed (JO3, JO11) then download the appropriate attachments which should be included on the Order for Pendente Lite.

Alimony
Child Support
Custody
Other Child-Related Issues
Other Issues
Visitation

JO3
JO11


JO9
JO8
JO5
JO7
JO10
JO6

Paternity
NOTE:  You must download both forms needed (JO4,JO11) then download the appropriate attachments which should be included on the Order for Paternity.

Alimony
Child Support
Custody
Other Child-Related Issues
Other Issues
Visitation

JO4
JO11


JO9
JO8
JO5
JO7
JO10
JO6
Order Dismissing Appeal (Domestic Violence) CCDV002
Referral to Master - Merits Hearing JO28
Waiver of Prepayment of the Filing Fee JO19


CINA/TPR

Foster Care Court Improvement Project Forms



Delinquency Uniform Court Orders

The INSTRUCTIONS will assist you in completing these color-coded orders.

Order Word Date Revised
Adjudicatory Hearing Order Pending Disposition JO50 11/21/2005
Adjudication and Disposition Hearings Order JO51 11/21/2005
Disposition Hearing Order JO53 11/21/2005
Community-Based Competency Attainment Services Order JO32 12/2007
In-Patient Competency Evaluation Order JO30 12/2007
Out-Patient Competency Evaluation Order JO31 12/2007
Competency Order JO34 12/2007
Order for Placement for Competency Attainment JO33 12/2007
Order of Dismissal JO35 12/2007
     
Permanency Planning/Review Hearing Order (WordPerfect)    
Order of Transfer of Proceedings - Delinquency (WordPerfect)    
Order for Detention (WordPerfect)