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Rule 12.7. Record of Grand Jury Proceedings

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Criminal ProcedureEffective: January 1, 2022

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
IV. Pretrial Procedures
Rule 12. The Grand Jury (Refs & Annos)
Section One. Rules for Grand Juries
Effective: January 1, 2022
16A A.R.S. Rules Crim.Proc., Rule 12.7
Formerly cited as AZ ST RCRP Rule 12.8
Rule 12.7. Record of Grand Jury Proceedings
(a) Certified Reporter. The presiding or impaneling judge must assign a certified reporter to record all grand jury proceedings, except its deliberations.
(b) Foreperson. The foreperson must keep a record of how many grand jurors voted for and against an indictment, but must not record how each grand juror voted. If the grand jury returns an indictment, the foreperson's record of the vote must be transcribed by the certified reporter and filed with the court no later than 20 days after the return of the indictment, and may be made available only to the court, the State, and the defendant.
(c) Filing the Transcript and Minutes. The certified reporter's record of grand jury proceedings must be transcribed and filed with the superior court clerk no later than 20 days after return of the indictment, and may be made available only to the court, the State, and the defendant.

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Added Aug. 31, 2017, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Amended on an emergency basis, effective Sept. 30, 2021, adopted on a permanent basis effective Jan. 1, 2022.
16A A. R. S. Rules Crim. Proc., Rule 12.7, AZ ST RCRP Rule 12.7
State Court Rules are current with amendments received and effective through 9/1/22. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through 9/1/22.
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