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West's Annotated Code of MarylandMaryland RulesEffective: July 1, 2023

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 11. Juvenile Causes
Chapter 100. General Provisions
Effective: July 1, 2023
MD Rules, Rule 11-106
(a) Generally. Upon the filing of a petition, the clerk shall issue a summons for each party except the petitioner and a respondent child alleged to be in need of assistance.
(b) Content.
(1) Generally. A summons shall contain:
(A) the name of the court and the assigned docket reference;
(B) the name and address of the person summoned;
(C) the date of issue;
(D) the date, time, and place of the scheduled hearing;
(E) if any portion of the hearing is to be conducted by remote means pursuant to the Rules in Title 21, details regarding the manner of remote participation;
(F) a statement that failure to attend may result in the person summoned being taken into custody; and
(G) a statement that the person summoned shall keep the court advised of the person's address during the pendency of the proceedings.
(2) Production of Child. A summons to a parent, guardian, or custodian of a respondent child shall require the person to produce the child at the place, on the date, and at the time stated in the summons.
Source: This Rule is derived from former Rule 11-104 (2021).
Section (b) is new and is derived from former Form 904-S.


[Adopted Nov. 9, 2021, eff. Jan. 1, 2022. Amended April 1, 2023, eff. July 1, 2023.]
MD Rules, Rule 11-106, MD R JUV CAUSES Rule 11-106
Current with amendments received through May 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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