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GAL Project Policy & Procedure Manual

Guardian ad Litem Project Policy & Procedure Manual

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Table of Contents

I. Guardian ad Litem Project Policies and Procedures

A. Guardian ad Litem Qualification Policy and Procedure
B. Procedure for Evaluating the Performance of a Guardian ad Litem Appointed by the Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court
C. Amicus Curiae Policy
D. Family Drug Court Policy
E. Judicial Bypass Policy
F. Records Retention Policy (reserved)


II. Rules, Guidelines, and Forms

A. Guidelines for Guardians ad Litem Practicing in the Court of Common Pleas - Juvenile Division
B. Rule 48 of the Rules of Superintendence for the Courts of Ohio
C. Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court Local Rules

  1. Local Rule 17
  2. Local Rule 20

D. Forms

  1. Attorney Information and Statement of Interest
  2. Central Registry Search Request Form
  3. Annual Compliance Statement
  4. Comment Form