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Rule 5. Contested and Uncontested Hearings

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedArizona Rules of Probate ProcedureEffective: January 1, 2020

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Arizona Rules of Probate Procedure (Refs & Annos)
Part I. General Information
Effective: January 1, 2020
17B A.R.S. Rules Probate Proc., Rule 5
Rule 5. Contested and Uncontested Hearings
(a) When a Hearing Becomes Contested. A hearing becomes contested as described in Rule 15(e).
(b) Precluding Evidence at an Uncontested Hearing. A hearing that is not contested under section (a) is uncontested. At an uncontested hearing, the court may preclude non-moving or non-petitioning parties from presenting evidence in opposition to the motion or petition.
(c) Joinder or Statement of No Position. For purposes of this rule, joinders and statements of no position are not considered written objections.


Added Aug. 29, 2019, effective Jan. 1, 2020.
17B A. R. S. Rules Probate Proc., Rule 5, AZ ST PROB Rule 5
State Court Rules are current with amendments received and effective through May 15, 2023. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through May 15, 2023.
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