Rule 3.805 Temporary Placements, Time for Service of Notice of Hearing to Determine Disposition of Child

(A) Time for Personal Service. Personal service of notice of hearing on a petition for disposition of a child pursuant to MCL 710.23e(1) must be served at least 3 days before the date set for hearing.

(B) Time for Service by Mail. Service by mail must be made at least 7 days before the date set for hearing.

(C) Interested Party, Whereabouts Unknown. If the whereabouts of an interested party, other than the putative father who did not join in the temporary placement, is unknown, service on that interested party will be sufficient if personal service or service by mail is attempted at the last known address of the interested party.

(D) Putative Father, Identity or Whereabouts Unknown. If the identity of the putative father is unknown or the whereabouts of a putative father who did not join in the temporary placement is unknown, he need not be served notice of the hearing.