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Rule 22. Default by Defendant at Hearing

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Court Procedure for Civil Traffic and Civil Boating Violations

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Court Procedure for Civil Traffic and Civil Boating Violations (Refs & Annos)
17C A.R.S. Traffic Violation Cases Civ.Proc.Rules, Rule 22
Rule 22. Default by Defendant at Hearing
(a) Except where Rule 21 is applicable, if the defendant fails to appear as required, the allegations of the complaint shall be deemed admitted, and the court shall enter a judgment for the State, impose a civil sanction, and report such judgment to the Department of Transportation, except that civil boating violation judgments shall not be reported to the Department of Transportation.
(b) If it appears that the defendant is in active military service, no default judgment may be entered.

Credits

Added as Rule 26 on Nov. 9, 1983, effective Jan. 1, 1984. Redesignated as Rule 22 and amended Oct. 11, 2002, effective Dec. 1, 2002. Amended Sept. 5, 2007, effective Jan. 1, 2008. Amended and effective on an emergency basis Sept. 26, 2008. Adopted on a permanent basis Sept. 3, 2009, effective Jan. 1, 2010. Amended Aug. 27, 2015, effective Jan. 1, 2016.

Editors' Notes

HISTORICAL NOTES
Former Rule 22 was redesignated as Rule 20.
17C A. R. S. Traffic Violation Cases Civ. Proc. Rules, Rule 22, AZ ST CIV TRAF Rule 22
Current with amendments received through 02/1/19
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