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|Form Name||Description Of Form||Form||Instructions|
|Change of Name Petition||Petitioner must complete all applicable sections of this form.||•||•|
|Request for Record Information (CORI)||If minor is 10 years or older, this form must be completed and filed with the Petition.||•|
|Affidavit Disclosing Care or Custody Proceedings||Complete this form to let the court know if there are any care or custody proceedings regarding the child in Massachusetts or any other state.||•||•|
|Motion to Waive Publication||Publication is required in all name change cases unless waived by a judge. This form can be used to ask for such a waiver.||•|