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Forms for Spousal Support in a Domestic Violence
Prevention Case

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NOTE: You may not need all of these forms. Or you may need more forms. If you're not sure which forms to use, talk to your Family Law Facilitator Opens new window or a lawyer. 

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If you are asking for spousal or partner support as part of a domestic violence restraining order case:


1. In addition to
domestic violence restraining order forms, Opens new window fill out the following:

  • Spousal, Partner, or Family Support Order Attachment (Form FL-343) Opens new window
  • Income and Expense Declaration (Form FL-150) Opens new window
    See the instructions Sobre Ventanillas Nuevas for this form.


2. Forms for the Respondent:
(usually served on him or her by the petitioner)

  • Answer to Temporary Restraining Order (TRO) (Form DV-120) Opens new window
  • Income and Expense Declaration (Form FL-150) Opens new window
    See the instructions Sobre Ventanillas Nuevas for this form.


3. Proof of Service forms:

  • Proof of Service (In Person) (Form DV-200) Opens new window
NOTE: If the petitioner is only serving Income and Expense forms, he or she can use Service by Mail.The respondent can also use Service by Mail when serving his or her Answer.
  • Proof of Service by Mail (Form DV-250) Opens new window


4. After the hearing you MAY also need these forms:

  • Findings and Order After Hearing (Form FL-340) Opens new window
  • Spousal, Partner, or Family Support Order Attachment (Form FL-343) Opens new window

 

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