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Rule 5.6. Transmittal and Transcription of the Record

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

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
II. Preliminary Proceedings
Rule 5. Preliminary Hearing (Refs & Annos)
Effective: January 1, 2022
16A A.R.S. Rules Crim.Proc., Rule 5.6
Rule 5.6. Transmittal and Transcription of the Record
(a) Transmittal. The magistrate must transmit to the superior court clerk the record of any preliminary hearing no later than 3 days after the hearing is waived or completed. The transmittal must be accompanied by a transmittal certification form and include any documents or exhibits submitted at the hearing.
(b) Transcript Preparation and Filing. If a party makes a written request and avows that there is a material need for a transcript, the court must order a certified reporter or an authorized transcriber of an electronic recording to prepare a transcript. The certified reporter or authorized transcriber must file the transcript in the superior court no later than 20 days after the order's filing.


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 5.6, AZ ST RCRP Rule 5.6
State Court Rules are current with amendments received through November 15, 2023. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through November 1, 2023.
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