Chapter 01 - General Provisions

45.0101 Short title.

This act shall be known and may be cited as t…

45.0102 Legislative declaration.

(a) The Legislature declares that the purpose…

45.0103 Definitions.

As used in this title, unless the context oth…

45.0104 Child not neglected-When.

Notwithstanding any other provision of this t…

45.0115 Original jurisdiction.

(a) The Trial Division of the High Court of A…

45.0120 Right to counsel.

(a) At his first appearance before the Court,…

45.0121 Nonrepresentation by counsel-Motion for new trial.

If the child and his parents, guardian, or ot…

45.0122 Representation by Attorney General.

Upon the request of the Court, the Attorney G…

45.0123 Trial by jury-Waiver.

A child, his parent, his guardian, or any int…

45.0124 Hearing-Procedure-Record-Publicity.

(a) The Court shall adopt rules of procedure…

45.0130 Social study and other reports.

(a) Unless waived by the Court, a juvenile of…

45.0135 Effect of proceedings.

(a) No adjudication or disposition in proceed…

45.0140 Referees-Qualifications-Duties.

(a) The Court may appoint 1 or more referees…

45.0141 Records of court proceedings-Inspection.

(a) Records of Court proceedings shall be ope…

45.0142 Records of court proceedings-Petition for expungement.

(a) Any person who has been adjudicated under…

45.0143 Record of court proceedings-Order for expungement.

In any proceeding under paragraph (a)(l) or (…

45.0145 Appeals.

(a) An adjudication in juvenile delinquency p…