Home Table of Contents

Rule 15. Privileged Communications and Immunity from Civil Suit

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of the Commission on Judicial ConductEffective: September 1, 2019

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of the Commission on Judicial Conduct (Refs & Annos)
Section B. General Provisions
Effective: September 1, 2019
17C A.R.S. Jud.Conduct Comm.Rules of Proc., Rule 15
Rule 15. Privileged Communications and Immunity from Civil Suit
Communications with the supreme court, the court's staff, the commission, or commission staff relating to judicial misconduct or incapacity and testimony given in any proceedings before the commission, a panel thereof, or a hearing officer shall be absolutely privileged as provided by law. No civil action may be instituted against any complainant or witness on the basis of these privileged communications. Members of the commission, commission staff, hearing officers, and court staff shall be immune from suit for any conduct in the course of their official duties.

Credits

Added by Order dated Oct. 11, 2001, effective Jan. 1, 2002. Amended Sept. 2, 2014, effective Jan. 1, 2015.
17C A. R. S. Jud. Conduct Comm. Rules of Proc., Rule 15, AZ ST J COND COMM Rule 15
The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through 1/1/21. All other State Court Rules are current with amendments received through 2/1/21.
End of Document