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Rule 52. Appeals.

(a) Except as otherwise provided by law, an appeal may be takenfrom the juvenile court to the Court of Appeals from a final judgment, order,or decree by filing a Notice of Appeal with the clerk of the juvenile courtwithin 30 days after the entry of the judgment, order, or decree appealed from.

(b) Appeals taken from juvenile court orders related to abuse,neglect, dependency, termination and adoption proceedings must be filed within15 days of the entry of the order appealed from. In non-delinquency cases, aNotice of Appeal of a party who is not a minor or a state agency must be signedby each party himself or herself.

(c) An appeal from an interlocutory order may be sought by anyparty by filing a petition for permission to appeal from the interlocutoryorder with the Court of Appeals within 21 days after the entry of the order ofthe juvenile court.

(d) The Utah Rules of Appellate Procedure shall govern the appealprocess, including preparation of the record and transcript.

(e) No separate order of the juvenile court directing a county topay transcript costs is required to file a Request for Transcript in an appealby an impecunious party who was represented during the juvenile courtproceedings by court-appointed counsel.

(f) A party claiming entitlement to court-appointed counsel has acontinuing duty to inform the court of any material changes that affectindigent status. If at any stage in the trial or appellate proceedings thecourt makes a finding that a party does not qualify, or no longer qualifies forindigent status, the court may order the party to reimburse the county ormunicipality for the reasonable value of the services rendered, including allcosts.

Effective:May 13, 2020