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The chart below provides a list of the forms used to initiate and/or make changes to an Adoption of an Adult followed by a brief description and link to the forms. In some cases there are also instructions for these forms. You should READ THE INSTRUCTIONS carefully. Forms with an asterisk (*) are forms REQUIRED to initiate your case in ALL circumstances.
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(All Forms should be completed in PERMANENT BLACK INK!)
|Form Name||Description Of Form||Form||Instructions|
|*Petition for Adoption||This form must be completed by the adopting parties.|
|*Affidavit of Petitioner||Each adopting party must file a statement under oath setting forth the information necessary to correct the birth record of the adult to be adopted||Must sign this document as you wish name to appear on new birth record.|
|Request for Record Information (CORI)||Petitioner(s) and adoptee must complete this form to be filed with the adoption paperwork.|
|*Request for Assignment||This form must be completed to obtain a hearing date before the assigned Judge.|