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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

1-14-2008

Subchapter:

1

Forms

Issuance:

5.68

CP&P Form 5-68, State Police Search Letter for Guardianship/Termination of Parental Rights

 

Click below to view or print DCF Form 5-68, State Police Search Letter for Guardianship/Termination of Parental Rights.

 

WHEN TO USE IT

 

Send this letter to the State Police, Criminal Information Unit, when searching for a parent or guardian when CP&P is pursing termination of parental rights. For other search request protocol, see CP&P-III-C-4-100. A response is requested within 45 days. Failure to respond is considered a negative response.

 

HOW TO USE IT

 

DCF Form 5-68 is sent to the State Police, Criminal Information Unit, by the Worker or the Litigation Specialist when the Division has made the decision to pursue termination of parental rights. The form is available to print from the on-line Forms Manual.

 

DISTRIBUTION

 

Copy

Case Record

Original

State Police CIU (attach a self- addressed stamped envelope)