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Rule 56. Expungement.

(a)  Any person adjudicated in a minor's case may petition the courtfor an order expunging and sealing the records pursuant to Utah Code section78A-6-1501,et. seq.

(b)  Adjudication expungement.

(b)(1)Upon filing the petition, the clerk shall calendarthe matter for hearing and give at least 30 days noticeto the prosecuting attorney, the Juvenile Probation Department, the agency withcustody of the records, and any victim or victims representative of record oneach adjudication identified by petitioner as being subject to expungement whohave requested in writing notice of further proceedings. The petitioner may berequired to obtain and file verifications from local law enforcement agenciesin every community in which the petitioner has resided stating whetherpetitioner has a criminal record.

(b)(2) If the court finds, upon hearing, that the conditions forexpungement under Utah Code section 78A-6-1503have been satisfied, the court shall order the records of the case sealed asprovided in Utah Code section 78A-6-1503.

(c)Nonjudicial expungement.

(c)(1) A person whosejuvenile record consists solely of nonjudicial adjustments, asprovided for in Utah Code section 78A-6-602, may petition the court forexpungement as provided for in Utah Code section 78A-6-1504.

(d) The clerk shall provide certified copies of the executed orderof expungement, at no cost, to the petitioner and the petitioner shall delivera copy of the order to each agency in the State of Utah identified in theorder.

Effective November 1, 2020.