Transferring Orders of Protection - Packet K
The following forms are available in either Microsoft Word or Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF). The default format will be in Portable Document Format so if you want the Word format you will have to click on the Microsoft Word icon in the far right column.
The Microsoft Word documents can be saved to your hard drive and can allow you to fill out the questions on your computer rather than printing it out and handwriting all your information.
Please read the documents in the first table because these will help you throughout the process and it will help keep your documentation organized. There are some links to web pages within the tables but this will be indicated by the words "link to web page" following the links.
|Instructions - Detailed instructions to help you through the process|
|Worksheet - A check-off sheet to help keep you organized|
|Download the entire Packet K in Portable Document Format||--|
|Form 157||Request to Transfer Order of Protection|
|Form 158||Order Continuing Temporary Order of Protection and Setting of Hearing|
|Form 159||Request to Transfer Order of Protection to District Court (Justice Court)|
|Form 160||Order (Justice Court)|
|Form 161||Request to Transfer Order of Protection to District Court (Municipal Court)|
|Form 162||Order (Municipal Court)|
Documents are not legal advice. These documents are adaptations of the documents distributed by the Montana Supreme Court Commission on Self-Represented Litigants and have been approved by the Judges of the 4th Judicial District. These documents do not constitute legal advice, and no information contained in these documents can be relied upon to replace the advice of competent legal counsel licensed to practice in Montana.