Definition of terms.
Original jurisdiction of dependency and delinquency proceedings--Effect of custody
award in prior divorce proceedings--Application of Indian Child Welfare Act.
Venue of dependency and delinquency proceedings--Transfer of proceedings.
No costs or fees assessed against abused or neglected child--Assessment to parents
or guardian--Fees permitted against supervised or delinquent child.
Proceedings in best interest of child.
Liberal construction for protection of child.
Interference with court orders as contempt--Punishment.
Court services officers--Appointment--Duties.
State's attorneys to represent state and Department of Social Services--Exemption.
Preliminary investigation by state's attorney--Authorized procedure on basis of
Prerequisites to referral for informal action.
Temporary custody by law enforcement officer or court services officer without court
Child in possession of firearms on school property may be taken into temporary
Court-ordered temporary custody--Noticed hearing--Without noticed hearing.
Hearing by intake officer.
Delivery of juvenile to temporary custodian.
Temporary care of child by caretaker designated by court--Limitation of temporary
Notice to parents, guardian, or custodian of child taken into temporary custody--Notice of hearing--Information to Indian custodian or designated tribal agent--Failure
Proceedings under certain chapters to which the Indian Child Welfare Act applies--Procedures.
Form of notice to parent, custodian, or Indian tribe of child custody proceeding.
Designated tribal agent defined.
Child held until released by court.
Notice to state's attorney of child taken into temporary custody--Written report--Notice to court.
Temporary custody hearing--Best interests of child--Conducted telephonically.
Options of court following temporary custody hearing for abused or neglected child.
Preference for placement of abused or neglected child with relatives after hearing.
Action by division when relative desires to take temporary or permanent placement
of abused or neglected child.
Release of child in need of supervision after temporary custody hearing--Exceptions.
Release of delinquent child after temporary custody hearing--Exceptions.
Temporary custody not an arrest.
Temporary care, shelter, or detention facilities maintained by board of county
Intercounty contracts for use of facilities.
County to care for children pending adjudication.
Detention in jail with adult prisoners prohibited for abused or neglected child--Temporary detention--Detention with adults for child transferred to adult court.
Police records of children taken into temporary custody--Confidentiality.
Release of information on identity of child prohibited except by court order or when
child adjudicated delinquent offender.
Release of information to persons, agencies, or facilities with legitimate interest in
Rights of child and parents, guardian, or custodian--Representation by attorney--Motion for new hearing--Appeal.
Court appointed attorney--Compensation.
Lien against property of parents for payment of court-appointed attorney--Exceptions--Limitation.
Definition of terms regarding competency of juvenile.
Incompetent juvenile not subject to chapters 26-8B or 26-8C.
Raising issue of competency.
Suspension of proceeding pending competency determination.
Competency determination hearing.
Burden of proving competence.
Statements by juvenile during competency evaluation not admissible.
Competency may be revisited upon transfer to adult court.
Procedure upon finding that juvenile not competent to proceed but probably will be
competent in foreseeable future.
Procedure upon finding that juvenile not competent to proceed and probably will not
be competent in foreseeable future.
Priority in scheduling hearings and trials.
Conduct of hearings.
Records of hearings.
Hearings closed unless court compelled otherwise--Exceptions.
Attendance at juvenile hearings by crime victims.
Persons authorized to inspect or receive copies of records of court proceedings.
Protection of identity of witnesses--Violation creates cause of action for civil
Compulsory process for attendance of defense witnesses.
Witness fees and expenses.
Physical and mental health examination--Placement in suitable facility--Report.
Court-ordered protection, support or dental, medical or surgical treatment--Parental
Petition alleging abused or neglected child, child in need of supervision or delinquent
Failure to appear before the court--Contempt.
Hearing on petition upon waiver of notice.
Service of summons.
Publication of summons--Affidavit or certificate of publication.
Warrant issued against parents, guardian, or custodian.
Apprehension of child on warrant--Promise of parent, guardian, or custodian to
produce child at hearing.
Failure to produce child at hearing as contempt.
Bond to secure court appearance of child in need of supervision or delinquent child.
Appearance and answer by interested parties--Failure as default--Petition taken as
admitted by default.
Advisory hearing before adjudicatory hearing.
Petition admitted to by all parties--Dispositional hearing--Petition not admitted to--Adjudicatory hearing--Interim order for temporary custody.
Rules of procedure and evidence apply to adjudicatory hearings--Rules for other
hearings prescribed by court.
Discovery--"Respondent" defined--"Child" defined.
Inspection by respondent or child of statements made by any respondent or child.
Request for copy of prior order of adjudication or final decree of disposition.
Right to inspect, copy, or photograph books, papers, documents, photographs,
tangible objects, buildings, or places.
Right of respondent or child to inspect, copy, or photograph results or reports of
physical or mental examinations and scientific tests or experiments.
Inspection of internal documents of state prohibited--Exceptions--Inspection of
statements of state's witnesses prohibited--Exceptions.
Statement of state's witness or prospective witness not subject to discovery until
witness has testified.
Examination upon request of statement by state's witness relating to subject matter
of witness' testimony.
Excise of nonsubject matter related material from witness' statement to be produced--Appeal.
Witness' testimony struck from record upon state's attorney's election not to deliver
statement to respondent or child.
State's attorney may inspect, copy, or photograph documents or objects in possession
of respondent or child.
State's attorney's right to inspect, copy, or photograph physical or mental examination
results and reports of scientific tests or experiments.
State's attorney prohibited from inspection of internal documents made by respondent
or child or attorneys in connection with case.
Notice of additional evidence.
Court order upon discovery motion.
Failure of party to comply with discovery provisions.
Depositions--"Respondent" defined--"Child" defined.
Depositions only as provided by statute or rule--Motion by party due to exceptional
Notice of deposition--Right of child or respondent to be present--Waiver.
Manner of taking and filing deposition--Examination and cross examination.
Deposition enclosed, sealed, and endorsed--Transmitted to county clerk.
Use of depositions.
Objections to deposition testimony or evidence--Basis.
Deposition by agreement of parties not precluded.
Adjudicatory hearing following advisory hearing--Support of evidence.
Evidence considered at adjudicatory hearing--Appearance of party preparing reports
and materials used as evidence.
Order to amend petition.
Child with mental illness or intellectual disability--Suspension of hearing--Examination.
Final order when allegations not supported by evidence--Additional findings and
conclusions for abused or neglected child--Appeal.
Order of adjudication subject to intermediate appeal--Dispositional proceedings--Interim dispositional decree.
Examination, investigation, and reports of adjudicated child before final disposition.
Continuance of case--Custody of child pending disposition--Term of continuance.
Evidence heard at dispositional hearing--Interim decree--Final decree.
Notice of entry of order of adjudication or final decree--Service of publication.
Guardian of placed child.
Placement subject to availability of space.
Provisions for payment of custodial care costs.
Parents' duty to support child--Costs of custodial care payable on demand.
Acceptance and expenditure of additional funds for custodial care costs.
Order or decree of guardianship of child--Certified copy as authority for custody--Social studies, clinical reports, and other information transmitted with order.
Order for payment of, or reimbursement for, support to guardian or conservator or
institution--Reasonable payment--Security and enforcement of order--Modification.
Order of wage assignment for support of child--Discovery of employment--Disobedience as contempt.
Conservatorship of estate of child.
Period of continuation of guardianship or conservatorship--Application for new
guardian or conservator, restoration to parents or discharge of guardian or
Jurisdiction of court.
Court order for report by guardian or institution.
Review dispositional hearing to remove guardian or institution or restore child to
Child not disqualified from public office, civil service, or military service--Not a
Proceedings not admissible in criminal or civil action against child.
Order of protection--Authorized provisions--Termination, modification or extension
Provisions for violation of order of protection.
Violation of order of protection as a misdemeanor.
Modifying or setting aside order or decree--Hearing required on probation violation
or change in legal custody.
Petition for modification or termination of custody decree on change of
Petition for new hearing on ground of new evidence.
Interstate compacts not affected by provisions.
Rules of procedure govern appeals--Notice to attorney general.
Sealing records in action involving abused or neglected child--Inspection.
Sealing records in action involving child in need of supervision--Inspection.
Sealing records in action involving delinquent child--Inspection.
Distribution of copies of order sealing records--Inspection of sealed records.
Maximum age for which committed.
Parent or guardian required to appear at certain hearings.
Confidentiality of records.
Court discharge of child from Department of Corrections--Restoration to parent,
guardian, or custodian or change in placement--Resisting discharge.
Department of Corrections to file periodic report on child in custody--Contents of
Judicial review of report--Court may issue show cause order against department.
APPENDIX OF FORMS.