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Rule 3. Filing Procedures

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Procedure for the Recognition of Tribal Court Civil Judgments

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Procedure for the Recognition of Tribal Court Civil Judgments (Refs & Annos)
17C A.R.S. Tribal Ct. Civ. Judgment Rules, Rule 3
Rule 3. Filing Procedures
(a) Documents to be Filed. A copy of any tribal judgment may be filed in the office of the clerk of the superior court in any county of this state.
(b) Notice of Filing. The person filing the tribal judgment shall make and file with the clerk of the superior court an affidavit setting forth the name and last known address of the party seeking enforcement and the responding party. Promptly upon the filing of the tribal judgment and the affidavit, the enforcing party shall serve upon the responding party a notice of filing of the tribal judgment, together with a copy of the judgment, in accordance with Rule 4.1, Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure, or shall mail by certified mail, return receipt requested, the notice of filing and a copy of the judgment to the responding party at the last known address. If the responding party is the State of Arizona, or any of its officers, employees, departments, agencies, boards, or commissions, the notice of filing shall be mailed to the Attorney General's Office. The enforcing party shall file proof of service or mailing with the clerk. The notice of filing shall include the name and address of the enforcing party and the enforcing party's attorney, if any, and shall include the text of Rules 4 and 5(a) and (b).


Added May 31, 2000, eff. Dec. 1, 2000.
17C A. R. S. Tribal Ct. Civ. Judgment Rules, Rule 3, AZ ST TRIBAL CT CIV JUDGMENTS Rule 3
Court Rules are current with amendments received and effective through August 15, 2023. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through August 15, 2023.
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