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Rule 16. Oath and Questioning of Witnesses

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Court Procedure for Civil Traffic, Boating, Marijuana, and Parking and Standing ViolationsEffective: January 1, 2022

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Court Procedure for Civil Traffic, Boating, Marijuana, and Parking and Standing Violations (Refs & Annos)
Effective: January 1, 2022
17C A.R.S. Traffic Violation Cases Civ.Proc.Rules, Rule 16
Rule 16. Oath and Questioning of Witnesses
(a) All testimony must be given under oath or affirmation.
(b) The court may, on its own motion, call and examine witnesses, including the defendant, in cases other than those consolidated pursuant to Rule 14 of these rules.
(c) No person may be examined or cross-examined at a hearing except by the court, an attorney for a party, or the defendant.

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Added as Rules 17 and 18 Nov. 9, 1983, effective Jan. 1, 1984. Redesignated Rule 16 and amended Oct. 11, 2002, effective Dec. 1, 2002. Amended Aug. 25, 2021, effective Jan. 1, 2022.
17C A. R. S. Traffic Violation Cases Civ. Proc. Rules, Rule 16, AZ ST CIV TRAF Rule 16
State Court Rules are current with amendments received and effective through 11/1/22. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through 11/1/22
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