Chapter 03 - Petition-Adjudication-Disposition

45.0301 Referral to Attorney General-Petition.

(a) Whenever it appears to a law enforcement…

45.0302 Referral to court-Preliminary investigation.

Whenever it appears to a law enforcement offi…

45.0303 Informal adjustment-Time limit.

(a) Efforts to effect informal adjustment may…

45.0304 Petition for protection from child abuse.

(a) Upon receipt of a report filed by a law e…

45.0310 Form and content of petition.

(a) The petition and all subsequent court doc…

45.0311 Summons-Issuance.

After a petition has been filed, the court pr…

45.0312 Summons-Not to issue when.

No summons may issue to any respondent who ap…

45.0313 Summons-Requirement for appearance.

The summons requires the person or persons ha…

45.0314 Summons-Additional respondents-Attendance.

The court on its own motion or on the motion…

45.0315 Summons-Custody of child required when.

If it appears that the welfare of the child o…

45.0316 Summons-Payment of travel expenses.

The Court may authorize the payment of necess…

45.0317 Summons-Personal service.

Summons shall be served personally. under Rul…

45.0318 Summons.

If the parents, guardian, or other legal cust…

45.0325 Contempt-Warrant.

(a) Any person summoned or required to appear…

45.0326 Appointment of guardian ad litem.

(a) The court may appoint a guardian ad litem…

45.0330 Adjudicatory hearing-Consideration of evidence.

At the adjudicatory hearing, which is conduct…

45.0331 Adjudicatory hearing-Consideration of additional evidence-Amendment of petition.

(a) When it appears that the evidence present…

45.0332 Adjudicatory hearing-Continuation.

(a) After making a finding as provided by und…

45.0333 Adjudicatory hearing-Allegation of delinquent child.

When the petition alleges a child 14 years of…

45.0334 Adjudicatory hearing-Dismissal of petition.

When the court finds that the allegations of…

45.0335 Adjudicatory hearing-Petition sustained.

(a) When the court finds that the allegations…

45.0336 Mentally ill or developmentally disabled child-Procedure.

(a) If it appears from the evidence presented…

45.0340 Certification of child for criminal proceedings as an adult.

Under subsection (c) of 45.0115, at the certi…

45.0341 Certification hearing-Consideration of factors.

(a) The hearing pursuant to 45.0340 is conduc…

45.0342 Certification hearing-Consideration of written reports.

Written reports and other materials relating…

45.0343 Certification hearing-Order for proceedings as an adult.

(a) In a hearing as provided in 45.0340, if t…

45.0344 Certification hearing-Procedure under 45.0330 to 45.0335.

In a hearing as provided in 45.0340 if the Co…

45.0345 Disposition hearing.

(a) After making an order of adjudication, th…

45.0346 Order of protection.

(a) The Court may make an order of protection…

45.0350 Delinquent child-Disposition.

(a) If a child has been adjudicated as being…

45.0352 Child in need of supervision-Disposition.

(a) When a child has been adjudicated as bein…

45.0354 Neglected or dependent child-Disposition.

When a child has been adjudicated to be negle…

45.0355 Neglected or dependent child-Termination of parental rights.

In a disposition as provided in 45.0354: (a)…

45.0356 Neglected or dependent child-Surrender of custody.

When a child has been adjudicated neglected b…

45.0357 Neglected or dependent child-Consideration of placement.

In placing the legal custody or guardianship…

45.0358 Neglected or dependent child-New hearing-Permanency of decree.

In a disposition as provided in 45.0354: (a)…

45.0360 Commitment to corrections bureau.

(a) (1) When a child is committed to the Corr…

45.0361 Legal custody-Guardianship.

(a) (1) Any individual, agency, or institutio…

45.0362 New hearing authorized.

(a) A parent, guardian, custodian, or next fr…

45.0363 Probation-Terms-Release-Revocation.

(a) The terms and conditions of probation are…

45.0364 Continuing jurisdiction.

Except as otherwise provided in this chapter,…

45.0365 Adult cases-Penalty.

Any adult who: (1) induces, aids, or encourag…