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Rule 21. Rights of Victims

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Procedure for the Juvenile Court

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Procedure for the Juvenile Court (Refs & Annos)
Part II. Delinquency and Incorrigibility
1. General Delinquency Provisions
17B A.R.S. Juv.Ct.Rules of Proc., Rule 21
Rule 21. Rights of Victims
A. Applicable Offenses. The rights afforded victims, as set forth in these rules or as otherwise provided by law, shall apply to acts that are committed by a juvenile which, if committed by an adult would be either:
1. A misdemeanor offense,
2. A felony offense,
3. A petty offense, or
4. A violation of a local criminal ordinance.
B. Rights. The victim has the right to be present at all proceedings where the juvenile has the right to be present. The court shall ensure that the rights of victims, including those rights not specifically set forth in these rules, be enforced in a manner consistent with the protection and rehabilitation of the victim.

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Added Oct. 27, 2000, effective, Jan. 2001. Amended Sept. 2, 2014, effective on an expedited basis, Sept. 1, 2014. Amended and effective on a permanent basis, Dec. 16, 2014.
17B A. R. S. Juv. Ct. Rules of Proc., Rule 21, AZ ST JUV CT Rule 21
State Court Rules are current with amendments received through 11/1/21. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through 11/1/21.
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