Introduces themselves and the other party (or their lawyer)
Good morning. My name is Carol Richards. This is my ex husband George Richards.
Says what it is that they are asking for.
I want to reduce my child support and I need a stay of enforcement.
Summarizes the facts set out in their court documents and makes their arguments.
May ask questions of the Applicant.
May ask questions of the Respondent
Responds to facts or arguments raised by the Respondent.
Makes a decision.
I will set the child support at $328 per month starting January 1st. I am not prepared to grant a Stay of Enforcement.
Thank the judge