Application For Continuance Of Support Action Form. This is a Pennsylvania form and can be use in Berks Local County.
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______________________________ Plaintiff VS IN THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS OF BERKS COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA DOMESTIC RELATIONS SECTION ______________________________ Defendant Docket #: __________________________ Pacses #: __________________________ APPLICATION FOR CONTINUANCE OF SUPPORT ACTION This is a request for continuance of the following proceedings scheduled for: Date: ______________________________ Time: ___________________________ Type of Action: Continuance requested by: Conference before the Domestic Relations Officer Counsel for the Plaintiff Hearing before the Hearing Officer Counsel for the Defendant Special Hearing before the Court Plaintiff Contempt Hearing before the Court Defendant Other (specify) Other (specify) Reason(s) for Continuance: _________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________ Attorney for the Defendant _______________________________ Attorney for the Plaintiff _____________________________ Please Print _______________________________ Please Print _____________________________ Defendant ______________________________ Plaintiff GRANTED / NOT GRANTED ______________________________ For the Court DOMESTIC RELATIONS SECTION USE ONLY Date received:_______________________ By whom:___________________________ Rescheduled proceedings are set for:__________________________________________ Number of previous continuances for this matter:___________ This will serve as final notice of the Hearing, new notices will NOT be sent by the Domestic Relations Section. DR-035 American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkflow.com Court of Common Pleas of Berks County Twenty Third Judicial District of Pennsylvania Domestic Relations Section 633 Court Street, Sixth Floor Reading, Pennsylvania 19601-4316 Phone: 610-478-2900 Fax: 610-478-6585 or 610-478-6583 Web Address: http://www.drs.berks.pa.us PROCEDURES FOR OBTAINING A CONTINUANCE OF A SUPPORT CONFERENCE/HEARING/ARGUMENT I. CONFERENCES 1. Obtain an “Application for Continuance of Support Action” form from the Docketing Division of the Domestic Relations Section. (Requests without this form will delay the process). 2. Complete the form and return it to the Domestic Relations Section at least TWENTY-FIVE DAYS before the scheduled conference, except for emergencies which arise thereafter, or when less than a thirty day notice has been given of the conference. 3. If the other party (or counsel for the other party) has not signed the continuance form, you must indicate whether the party has been contacted and whether he/she agrees or does not agree to the continuance. 4. BE SPECIFIC as to reason for the request. Statements such as “other commitments” or “client unavailable” or “vacation” will not suffice. 5. If granted, the new date and time will be indicated on the completed continuance request form and mailed to the parties. THIS WILL BE THE ONLY NOTICE OF THE CONTINUED CONFERENCE. II. HEARINGS/SPECIAL LIST HEARINGS 1. Follow the above procedure for conferences, including time frames for filing. However, if the other party has agreed to the continuance of a regular hearing, the request can be submitted up to ONE WEEK prior to the hearing. III. ARGUMENT ON EXCEPTIONS 1. Obtain the “Application for Continuance of Support Action” form from the Docketing Division, fill out and return to the Domestic Relations Section in accordance with the time frame for Hearings. Send a copy of the continuance request form to the assigned judge if the matter has been scheduled for a specific date. Any requests which do not meet the above standards may be presented by Motion to the Administrative Judge or filed in the Docketing Division for transmittal to the assigned judge. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkflow.com