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Rule 2. Record of Proceedings

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedSuperior Court Rules of Appellate Procedure-- CriminalEffective: September 30, 2021

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Superior Court Rules of Appellate Procedure-- Criminal (Refs & Annos)
Effective: September 30, 2021
Superior Court Rules of Appellate Procedure-Criminal, Rule 2
Rule 2. Record of Proceedings
a. A record in the trial court shall be made by a certified reporter or other electronic means approved by the Supreme Court.
b. The condition of the record shall be subject to review by the Superior Court upon application of a party or upon the court's own motion.
c. Unless the record is deemed insufficient, the appeal shall not be a retrial of the facts or a trial de novo and the Superior Court shall determine the legal issues presented.
d. If the Superior Court determines the record insufficient to determine the issues, a trial de novo shall be held in Superior Court.


Amended Nov. 19, 1979, effective April 1, 1980; Jan. 24, 2002, effective June 1, 2003; Sept. 18, 2006, effective Jan. 1, 2007; amended on an emergency basis, effective Sept. 30, 2021.
17C A. R. S. Super. Ct. Criminal Appellate Proc. Rules, Rule 2, AZ ST SUPER CT RAP CR Rule 2
State Court Rules are current with amendments received and effective through March 15, 2023. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through March 15, 2023.
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