Stepparent Adoption QuestionnaireStepparent Adoption Questionnaire Adopting ParentHas the adopting parent ever been convicted of a crime? YesNoNot sureParent Retaining CustodyNative American Heritage? YesNoNot sureUS Citizen? YesNoNot sureDate and place of marriage between adopting parent and parent retaining custody (if applicable): When did the adopting parent's relationship with the child begin? Child Being AdoptedDate of Birth: US Citizen? YesNoNot sureDo you wish to change the child’s name after the adoption? YesNoNot sureAbsent or Non-Custodial ParentDate of Birth: Do you know how to contact the absent person? YesNoNot sureIs the absent parent of Native American heritage? YesNoNot sureU.S. Citizen? YesNoNot sureIs the absent parent aware that you are pursuing a stepparent adoption? YesNoNot sureIf so, is he or she in agreement with the adoption and willing to consent? YesNoNot sureIs the absent parent named on the child’s birth certificate? YesNoNot sureIs there a court order in place for custody of the child? YesNoNot sureIs the child the subject of a guardianship? YesNoNot sureIs the child a dependent of the court? YesNoNot sureIs there a court order in place for the absent parent to pay child support? YesNoNot sureWhen was the last contact between the child and the absent parent? Was the absent parent ever married to the parent retaining custody? YesNoNot sureAll finished. Please take a minute to review your answers and click Submit when you’re ready. You will be contacted by our office via email within one business day to schedule a phone call with one of our attorneys.