University Legal Assistance

Dissolution of Marriage Forms

In the section below are all the forms and the instructions for filling out the forms in order to petition the Kalispel Tribal Court for a Decree of Dissolution (divorce).

Parenting Plan

The following documents can be used to establish a parenting plan.

DV Protection Orders

Below are the forms for a DV protection order along with some definitions that can help guide you through filling out these forms.

"Domestic violence" means: (a) Physical harm, bodily injury, assault, or the infliction of fear of imminent physical harm, bodily injury or assault, between family or household members; (b) sexual assault of one family or household member by another; or (c) stalking of a family or household member by another family or household member. 

"Family or household members" means spouses, domestic partners, former spouses, former domestic partners, persons who have a child in common regardless of whether they have been married or have lived together at any time, adult persons related by blood or marriage, adult persons who are presently residing together or who have resided together in the past, persons sixteen years of age or older who are presently residing together or who have resided together in the past and who have or have had a dating relationship, persons sixteen years of age or older with whom a person sixteen years of age or older has or has had a dating relationship, and persons who have a biological or legal parent-child relationship, including stepparents and stepchildren and grandparents and grandchildren.

"Judicial day" does not include Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, Tribal Government closures/holidays or Legal holidays.