Terms in these rules have the same definitions as provided inSection 62A-7-101 and Sections 78A-6-105 and 78A-6-301 unless a differentdefinition is given here. As used in these rules:
(a) "Abuse, neglect, and dependency" refers to proceedingsunder Section 78A-6-302 et seq. and 78A-6-501 et seq.
(b) "Adjudication" means a finding by the court,incorporated in a judgment or decree, that the facts alleged in the petitionhave been proved.
(c) "Adult" means a person 18 years of age or over,except that persons 18 years or over under the continuing jurisdiction of thejuvenile court pursuant to Section 78A-6-120 shall be referred to as ?minors?
(d) "Arraignment" means the hearing at which a minor isinformed of the allegations and the minor's rights, and is given an opportunityto admit or deny the allegations.
(e) "Court records" means all juvenile court legalrecords, all juvenile court social and probation records, and all otherjuvenile court records prepared, owned, received, or maintained by the court.
(f) "Disposition" means any order of the court, afteradjudication, pursuant to Section 78A-6-117.
(g) "Petition" means the document containing thematerial facts and allegations upon which the court's jurisdiction is based.
(h) "Preliminary inquiry" means an investigation andstudy conducted by the probation department upon the receipt of a referral todetermine whether the interests of the public or of the minor require thatfurther action be taken.
(i) "Substantiationproceedings" means juvenile court proceedings in which an individual orthe Division of Child and Family Services seeks a judicial finding of a claimof substantiated, unsubstantiated or without merit with regards to a DCFSfinding of severe child abuse or neglect for purposes of the Division'sLicensing Information System.
(j) "Ungovernability" means the condition of a child whois beyond the control of the parent/guardian or lawful custodian, to the extentthat the child?s behavior or condition endangers the child?s own welfare or thewelfare of others or has run away from home.
Effective as of May 1, 2019