STEP PARENT'S CONDUCT TOWARD CHILDREN

 

 

Husband and wife agree to the following with regard to the following children:

 

1).___________________________________________________

    Name                                            Age                  Date of Birth

 

2).___________________________________________________

    Name                                            Age                  Date of Birth

 

 

1.  There must be mutual respect between stepparent and child.

 

2.  The stepparent may administer appropriate forms of discipline that are agreed upon by both husband and wife, and this agreed form of discipline may be administered by stepparent in the absence of the natural parent.  The natural parent will not interfere with the agreed disciplining of the child by the stepparent.  Any matters that husband and wife disagree upon, with regard to disciplining the child, will be settled only in the absence of the child.

 

3.  The privacy of the child will be fully respected by the stepparent.

 

4.  Equal treatment will be given to all children in the family, regardless of whether they are natural children or stepchildren.  This equality must be made clear to all children in the family.

 

 

 

________________________________                              _____________________

Signature of Wife                                                                    Date

 

________________________________                              _____________________

Signature of Husband                                                              Date

 

_______________________________                                _____________________

Signature of Witness                                                               Date