Rule 3.701 Applicability of Rules; Forms

(A) Scope. Except as provided by this subchapter and the provisions of MCL 600.2950 and 600.2950a, actions for personal protection for relief against domestic violence or stalking are governed by the Michigan Court Rules. Procedure related to personal protection orders against adults is governed by this subchapter. Procedure related to personal protection orders against minors is governed by subchapter 3.900, except as provided in MCR 3.981.

(B) Forms. The state court administrator shall approve forms for use in personal protection act proceedings. The forms shall be made available for public distribution by the clerk of the circuit court.