Los Angeles Superior Court
5.22 MINOR'S CONTRACT
Petition. A petition for the confirmation of a minor's
Code section 6700 et seq. must be filed in Department 2. The
for which confirmation is
sought must be attached as an exhibit to the petition. The
must be accompanied by a
separately filed proposed order.
Family Code Section 6752(e). A proposed order
contract must direct petitioner, through his or her counsel, to
declaration under penalty of
perjury evidencing: (1) compliance with Family Code section
and (2) that petitioner
forwarded a copy of the order to the minor’s guardian ad litem
cover letter which included
the language under Family Code section 6752(e).
Jurisdiction. Department 2 has continuing jurisdiction
any funds blocked pursuant to court order until the funds are
A petition to amend a prior
order pursuant to Family Code section 6752(b)(7), or a petition
withdrawal of funds from blocked
account pursuant to Family Code section 6752(d)(5), must be
by adequate declarations
setting forth the reason and necessity of the requested action.
Release Of Funds. Applications for release of funds to
reaching majority must be accompanied by proof that the minor
reached the age of eighteen or
(e) Fees. The
will assess a fee for processing applications for release of
blocked minors accounts.
(Rule 5.22 [7/1/2011] amended and effective January 1, 2012)