Nomination Of Kinship Guardian Form. This is a New Mexico form and can be use in Civil Statewide.
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Page 1 of 2 4-983. [Section 40-10B-8 NMSA 1978] STATE OF NEW MEXICO COUNTY OF ________________________ _______________ JUDICIAL DISTRICT _____________________________________ [Petitioner] [Petitioners] v. ________________________________ [Respondent] [Respondents] No. ____________ IN THE MATTER OF THE GUARDIANSHIP OF ________________________________ NOMINATION OF KINSHIP GUARDIAN I, ____________________________ (list child's name), was born on _______________________ and I am fourteen (14) years old or older. I request the court to appoint ______________________ (name of guardian) [and ______________________________ (name of guardian)] as my kinship [guardian] [guardians]. I state upon my oath or affirmation that this document and the statements in it are true and correct to the best of my information and belief. __________________________________________ Child's signature Address: Telephone: ________________________________ ________________________________ ________________________________ ______________________ STATE OF NEW MEXICO COUNTY OF _____________________ ) ) ss ) Acknowledged, subscribed and sworn to before me this _____ day of ____________, _____ by _________________, the above-named child. My commission expires: _____________________. ________________________________ Notary Public USE NOTE 1. Section 40-10B-11 NMSA 1978 of the Kinship Guardianship Act provides that "the court shall American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkflow.com http://www.supremecourt.nm.org/supctforms/dc-civil/VIEW/4-983.html 3/13/2007 Page 2 of 2 appoint a person nominated by a child who has reached his fourteenth birthday unless the court finds the nomination contrary to the best interests of the child". If a child is fourteen (14) years of age or older, this form is to be signed by the child prior to the filing of the petition and shall be attached to and served with the petition. [Provisionally approved, effective August 15, 2003 until August 31, 2004; approved, October 14, 2004.] American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkflow.com http://www.supremecourt.nm.org/supctforms/dc-civil/VIEW/4-983.html 3/13/2007