Department for Community Based Services

Standards of Practice Online Manual

11.36.4 Notice to OLS of Filing the Involuntary TPR Petition

Cabinet for Health and Family Services

Department for Community Based Services
Division of Protection and Permanency
Standards of Practice Online Manual
Chapter:
Chapter 11-CPS Court
Effective:
12/3/2010
Section:
11.36.4 Notice to OLS of Filing the Involuntary TPR Petition
Version:
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Legal Authority/Introduction

LEGAL AUTHORITY:

Procedure

The SSW:

  1. Informs OLS within seven (7) working days of the date the:
    1. Petition was filed;
    2. Summonses were served; and
    3. Information regarding the appointment of the:
      1. GAL;
      2. Warning order attorney; and
      3. Parent’s attorney;
  2. Submits the DSS-177-Report of Filing of Petition for Involuntary TPR with the information gathered and then submits the missing information to OLS upon receipt if the summonses have not been served within seven (7) days.

Practice Guidance

  • The DSS-177-Report of Filing of Petition for Involuntary TPR serves as notice to OLS.
  • The information for completing the DSS-177 may be obtained from the Family or Circuit court clerk.
 

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