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Start A Parentage Case:

FILE AT INDEPENDENCE COURT (all court hearings will be in Independence)

FILE AT BISHOP COURT (all court hearings will be in Bishop)


Respond To Requests For Orders (RFO) - No Judgment:

FILE AT INDEPENDENCE COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Independence court)

Response to RFO - Everything 

Response to RFO - Custody & Visitation

Response to RFO - Child Support, Custody & Visitation

​FILE AT BISHOP COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Bishop court)

Response to RFO - Everything

Response to RFO - Custody & Visitation

Response to RFO - Child Support, Custody & Visitation


​Appear By Telephone For Status Conference:

INDEPENDENCE COURT (Petition was filed at the Independence court)

BISHOP COURT (Petition was filed at the Bishop court)


Stipulation for Child Custody & Visitation

FILE AT INDEPENDENCE COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Independence court)

FILE AT BISHOP COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Bishop court)

Requests For Emergency Temporary Orders

FILE AT INDEPENDENCE COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Independence court)

FILE AT BISHOP COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Bishop court)


Requests For Orders (RFO) - No Judgment:

FILE AT INDEPENDENCE COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Independence court)

RFO - Everything

RFO - Child Custody & Visitation​​

RFO - Child Support, Custody & Visitation

FILE AT BISHOP COURT (Petition to Establish Parental Relationship was filed with the Bishop court)

​RFO - Everything

RFO - Child Custody & Visitation

​RFO - Child Support, Custody & Visitation


Respond To A Petition To Establish Parental Relationship

FILE AT INDEPENDENCE COURT (Petition was filed at the Independence court)

FILE AT BISHOP COURT (Petition was filed at the Bishop court)