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Rule 11. Notice of Right to Counsel and Waiver

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 11
Rule 11. Notice of Right to Counsel and Waiver
(a) If a defendant denies the allegations contained in the complaint and requests a hearing, the court must promptly provide the defendant written notice of a hearing date. The notice of hearing date must also state that the right to be represented by counsel at the hearing is waived unless the court and the State are notified in writing at least 10 calendar days prior to the hearing date.
(b) Absent extraordinary circumstances, failure of a defendant to timely notify the court and the State constitutes a waiver of the right to counsel at the hearing.

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Added as Rule 12 Nov. 9, 1983, effective Jan. 1, 1984. Redesignated Rule 11 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 11, AZ ST CIV TRAF Rule 11
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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