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Rule 4-110. Transfer of juvenile cases fromdistrict and justice courts to the juvenile court.

Intent:

To establishcriteria and procedures for transferring juvenile cases from the district andjustice courts to the juvenile court.

Applicability:

This rule appliesto juvenile, district and justice courts.

Statement ofthe Rule:

(1) The justicecourt may transfer a criminal matter in which the defendant is a minor to thejuvenile court under Section 78A-7-106.

(2) Thedistrict court may transfer a traffic matter in which the defendant is a minorto the juvenile court for post-judgment proceedings if:

(2)(A) the casehas been adjudicated, either by the entry of a guilty plea or by a trial on themerits; and ;

(2)(B) there isan outstanding fine or restitution obligation or a compensatory service order;and

(2)(C)reasonable collection efforts have been made, including the issuance of anorder to show cause or bench warrant; and

(2)(D) an orderhas been issued to the State Driver's License Division suspending the minor?sdriver's license; and

(2)(E) theminor is in contempt of court.

(3) Finerevenue generated by the juvenile court in cases transferred for post-judgmentproceedings is state revenue.

(4) Casestransferred from the district or justice court shall be accompanied by an orderof transfer and a mailing certificate verifying that a copy of the order wasmailed to the minor and, where available, to the minor?s parent, guardian orcustodian.