Oct 23, 2014

Emancipation of Minor Packet

List of Forms (*fillable online)

Instructions

Complete the Petition for Declaration of Emancipation of Minor and the 3 part Income and Expense Declaration. Make two copies of the Petition and one copy of the Income and Expense Declaration. Take or mail the original and copies, along with a stamped, self addressed envelope, and the filing fee of $320.00 or a completed Application for Waiver of Court Fees and Costs and an Order on Application for Waiver of Court Fees and Costs to:

Superior Court of California, County of Sonoma
3055 Cleveland Ave
Santa Rosa, California 95403-2878

Retain the Declaration of Emancipation of Minor After Hearing. If the court orders that a hearing be held on your petition, you will need to bring this form, completed, to the hearing. Service of an order for a hearing on the petition is the responsibility of the petitioner.

Notice

Superior Court Clerks are prohibited from giving legal advice or assistance in court proceedings. (California Government Code 24002 and 68082).

Persons appearing in their own behalf (in propria persona) are responsible for preparing and presenting their own pleadings in complete and proper form, without legal assistance from the Superior Court Clerk"s Office.

Questions regarding legal matters or how to complete the appropriate legal forms should be addressed to an attorney. If you do not have an attorney, you may check the yellow pages in a telephone directory or a legal aid office.

FOR LEGAL ASSISTANCE CALL: LEGAL AID (707) 542-1290

FOR LAWYER REFERRAL CALL: SONOMA COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION (707) 546-5297

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