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Rule 5. Definitions.

Terms in these rules have the same definitions as provided in UtahCode sections 80-1-102 and 80-3-102 unless a different definition is givenhere. As used in these rules:

(a) "Abuse, neglect, and dependency" refers toproceedings under Title 80, Chapter 3, Abuse, Neglect andDependency Proceedings and Title80, Chapter 4, Termination and Restoration of Parental Rights

(b) "Adjudication" means a finding by the court, incorporatedin a judgment or decree, that the facts alleged in the petition have beenproved.

(c) "Adult" means an individual who is 18 years old orolder. ???Adult? does not include anindividual who is 18 years old or older and whose case is under the continuingjurisdiction of the juvenile court in accordance with Utah Code section 78A-6-120.

(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, after adjudication,as defined in to Utah Code section 80-1-102.

(g) ?Minor? means:

?(1)? Forthe purpose of juvenile delinquency: a child, or an individual who is at least18 years old and younger than 25 years old and whose case is under thejurisdiction of the juvenile court; and

?(2)? Forall other purposes in these rules: a child, or an individual who is at least 18years old and younger than 21 years old and whose case is under thejurisdiction of the juvenile court.

(h) "Petition" means the document containing thematerial facts and allegations upon which the court's jurisdiction is based.

(i) "Preliminary inquiry"means an investigation and study conducted by the probation department upon thereceipt of a referral to determine whether the interests of the public or ofthe minor require that further action be taken.

(j) "Substantiation proceedings" means juvenile courtproceedings in which an individual or the Division of Child and Family Servicesseeks a judicial finding of a claim of substantiated, unsubstantiated orwithout merit with regards to a DCFS finding of severe child abuse or neglectfor purposes of the Division's Licensing Information System.

(k) "Ungovernability" means the condition of a child whois beyond the control of the parent, guardian, or lawful custodian, to theextent that the child?s behavior or condition endangers the child?s own welfareor the welfare of others.

EffectiveSeptember 27, 2021