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New Jersey Department of Children and Families Policy Manual

 

Manual:

CP&P

Child Protection and Permanency

Effective Date:

Volume:

X

Forms

Chapter:

A

Forms

8-22-2007

Subchapters:

I

Forms

Issuance:

26.84

CP&P Form 26-84, Twenty Day Letter

 

 

Click here to view CP&P Form 26-84.

 

WHEN TO USE IT

 

This letter is used to notify a missing parent that failure to contact CP&P within 20 (twenty) days will result in proceedings to terminate parental rights.

 

HOW TO USE IT

 

Complete this form in the NJ SPIRIT application, by accessing it from the Search for Missing Person Window.

 

Only complete this template outside of the NJ SPIRIT application as part of a contingency plan when the application is unavailable. However, in doing so, you are still required to create the form in NJ SPIRIT when the application becomes available.

 

Go to the NJ SPIRIT desktop for form instructions, TIPS FOR COMPLETING THE FORM.  Most fields are prefilled. The Worker completes the salutation and Local Office Phone Number.

 

DISTRIBUTION

 

Original

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The missing parent

 

Copy

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Child's Case Record

 

Electronic Copy

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NJ SPIRIT Electronic Case Record