PROBATE GUARDIANSHIP DECLARATION IN
SUPPORT OF EX PARTE APPLICATION FOR ORDERS
AND/OR ORDER SHORTENING TIME
I declare under penalty of perjury that the foregoing and any statement on attached pages are true and
Date: _________________________________ __________________________
Print Name Signature of Declarant
INSTRUCTIONS PROBATE GUARDIANSHIP DECLARATION IN SUPPORT OF EX PARTE APPLICATION FOR
ORDERS OR ORDER SHORTENING TIME
1) Sufficient Facts
Complete form and submit to the Probate Court Document Examiner. Application must include
sufficient facts to justify the orders requested, including an order shortening time, if
appropriate. Attach additional pages as needed.
Notice of the application and proposed Order must be served on all parties and counsel 24
hours before presenting the ex parte petition to the court unless the court orders that notice
may be dispensed.
Any application seeking temporary orders without prior notice to all parties, including orders
shortening time, must include a sworn statement of facts showing good cause not to give notice.
The moving party may not simply refer to the declaration filed in support of the application to
establish good cause not to give notice.
3) Proposed Orders
Along with the application and declaration in support of ex parte application, attorneys or self-
represented parties shall also submit a proposed order reflecting the orders requested in the
4) Attorneys or self-represented parties shall serve on the moving party and file with the Probate
Document Examiner any written response to the ex parte application within 24 hours of the ex
parte application’s submission to the court, unless the Court requests an expedited response.
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