Released: June 29, 2015
ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER GOVERNING ELECTRONIC FILING OF MOTIONS TO MODIFY IN THE FAMILY COURT OF ST. LOUIS COUNTY
WHEREAS, the Family Court of St. Louis County was created by Sections 487.010 through 487.190 of the Revised Statues of Missouri; and
WHEREAS, the Honorable Thea A. Sherry has been appointed Administrative Judge of the Family Court of St. Louis County pursuant to Section 487.010.3 RSMo; and
WHEREAS, certain documents are required to be filed electronically in the Circuit Court of St. Louis County; and
WHEREAS, effective July 1, 2015, such documents shall include Proposed Judgments in all non-contested matters, including Affidavits for Judgment, filed in the Family Court of St. Louis County; and
WHEREAS, the efficient administration of justice requires that when a Proposed Judgment is filed in the Family Court, all components of such Proposed Judgment be grouped and electronically filed in a standardized format.
NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS ORDERED that, effective July 1, 2015, whenever a Proposed Judgment in a non-contested matter, including Affidavits for Judgment, is filed in the Family Court of Saint Louis County, parties shall electronically file the required components of the Proposed Judgment in the following three groupings:
a.) Affidavit(s) and Judgment Form.
b.) Separation Agreement and all exhibits to Separation Agreement.
c.) Parenting Plan and all attachments and/or exhibits to Parenting Plan.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that each and all of the applicable component groupings set out above shall be electronically filed on the same date.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Circuit Clerk provide notice of this Order by causing it to be published as soon as practicable in The St. Louis Countian, by posting a copy of this Order in a conspicuous place in the Office of the Circuit Clerk, and by making copies of this Order available for distribution from the Office of the Circuit Clerk.
Thea A. Sherry
Entered this 29th day of June 2015.