Sample Joint Legal Custody Agreement

CONSIDERING that the parties are the parents or legal guardians of the following minor children (hereinafter referred to as “minor child”): in addition to identifying the custody plan, parents must decide how they take their children from one house to another. This can be done through provisions that include information on whether the parents meet in a neutral place to exchange, if one of the parents takes the children to the other house, the obligation for the child to wear a seat belt during transport, consequences if a parent arrives too late, etc. This will make trade more fluid and eliminate future disputes. Whichever childcare plan you choose, consider giving each of your family time to adjust before making any changes. Finally, we have chosen to avoid the traditional terminology around divorce and children by using terms that more accurately describe the reorganization of our old family into new homes or double homes. Accordingly, we would like, if necessary, to ask our respective lawyers to inform all the courts involved in our dissolution that our wishes regarding the custody and education of our children are as follows. 1. Children: We hereby accept and identify filiation and approve the child`s surname mentioned below, which applies to this Joint Parenting Agreement, as follows: Full name date of birth SSN 2. Terminology: To reaffirm our commitment to raising our children in a double household, we use, to describe our agreement, the terms “living with the mother” and “living with the father” and not with respect to custody/primary and non-custody/access, as defined in other legal documents.

….” As with most shared custody plans, this requires your children to have fully functional bedrooms and housing in each of your homes. A. Holidays/Special days/School holidays are mutually agreed by the parents. CONSIDERING that both parties intend to present their agreement on the shared custody of [the child]; These custody rules set out rules that parents must follow, how they come into contact with children and interact with them. Parents may contain a provision describing when it is appropriate for a parent to call the children when the children are in the other parent`s home, whether the parent and child can communicate otherwise (e.g.B phone calls or Skype, etc. Parents can also choose to include provisions that state that parents do not use children as messengers and that parents before children cannot communicate negatively about the other parent you will be talking about. Physical custody concerns the right to let the child live with a parent. In deciding on the physical custody agreement, parents should take into account the transportation of their children among themselves, their school curriculum and extracurricular activities, as well as holidays or other exceptions to the normal schedule, including birthdays and summer holidays. This agreement contains all the essential details of how parents will educate their children together. First, the document addresses the issue of child custody as follows: Notwithstanding the foregoing, the wife has primary custody of the public holidays mentioned in “List 1” below during the first year of this Agreement and each year of “odd” numbers that follows, as well as primary custody of the public holidays indicated in “List 2” during the second year of this Agreement and each year.

of “even” numbers after . . .