Dissolution with Children

Disclaimer - These forms were drafted by the Access to Justice Commission Standing Committee on Self Represented Litigants.  They are currently posted for use in the Pilot Project Counties, Cascade and Gallatin. For questions about these forms, please contact srlc@mt.gov.

Informational Materials

Complete Packet for Dissolution with Children

Form Instructions

How to file for Divorce in Montana (with children) Revised

How to File a Notice of Intent to Move in Montana


MP - 113   Petition for Dissolution with Parenting Plan

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Petition Attachments:

MP - 113-B
MP - 113-C
MP - 113-D
MP - 113-E


MP - 202   Response to Petition for Dissolution With Children

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Parenting Plan

MP - 300   Proposed Parenting Plan

Proposed Parenting Plan Attachments:

MP - 300-A   Parenting Time Schedule
MP - 300-B   Holiday, Vacation and Special Occasions             MP 300 B Instructional Video
MP - 300-C   Limited Parenting Time
MP - 300-G   Description of Existing Medical Coverage

Interim Parenting Plan Documents

MP - 610.1  Motion to Adopt Proposed Parenting Plan as Interim Plan and Statement in Support

MP - 610.2  Response to Motion to Adopt Proposed Plan as Interim Plan

MP - 610.3  Reply to Response to Motion to Adopt Proposed Plan as Interim Plan

MP - 610.4  Order Adopting Interim Parenting Plan and Setting Hearing

Service Documents

MP - 400   Summons and Temporary Economic Restraining Order

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MP - 401      Request of Sheriff to Serve Documents

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MP - 402.1   Request for Order Granting Service By Publication

MP - 402.2   Order for Service of Summons By Publication

MP - 402.3   Summons for Publication

MP - 403.1   Notice and Request for Acknowledgement

MP - 403.2   Acknowledgment of Service

MP - 404      Notice and Acknowledgement to CSED and Attorney General

MP - 407      Notice to Person Not Named

Financial Documents

MP – 500     Financial Disclosure and Proposed Property Distribution

Financial Disclosure Attachments

MP - 500-A  Additional Real Property
MP - 500-B  Additional Vehicle
MP - 500-C  Additional Accounts
MP - 500-D  Additional Debts

MP - 510        Income and Expenses

Income and Expenses Attachments:

MP - 510-A  Additional Income
MP - 510-B  Additional Expenses

Mediation Documents

MP - 611.1  Motion Requesting Order for Mediation

MP - 611.2  Mediation Summary

MP - 611.3  Order for Mediation

MP - 612    Notice of Agreement

Hearing and Decree

MP - 701  Request for Hearing and Statement of Compliance with Financial Disclosure

MP - 702  Order Granting Hearing on Dissolution with Children

MP - 703  Dissolution Decree

MP - 704  Notice and Entry of Decree

Vital Statistics Reporting Form *Don't Forget to Fill Me Out*

Notice of Intent to Move

MP – 904  Notice of Intent to Move