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Steering Committee Case Processing Materials


Welcome to the Arizona Case Processing
Standards Steering Committee.

The steering committee will meet for the first time on
Monday, Ocober 22, 2012, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. in
Conference Room 106, Arizona State Courts Building, Phoenix. 

The members of the steering committee are also invited to attend the Leadership Conference breakout session "National Time Standards - AZ Courts Feedback" on
October 23, 2012 from 10:10 to 11:15 a.m. in Conference Room 101,
Arizona State Courts Building, Phoenix.

 


Steering Committee Meeting Agenda   
Hotel Information If you have questions, please contact:
           
Cindy Cook at (602) 452-3168
Parking Map for the Arizona Courts Building
Travel Claim for Meals

 


 

 The materials for the meeting are below for your convenience and review.
(Binders with the same information will be provided at the meeting. You do not need to print out the material beforehand).

 National Center for State Courts Model Time Standards
 High level summary analysis of all case types
    This is a preliminary overivew and further revisions will be made by the steering committee based on comments   
    received ,from the legal community, leadership participants and standing committees.

         
DETAILED ANALYSIS 
CASE CATEGORY    PRELIMINARY STEERING COMMITTEE
RECOMMENDATONS FOR ARIZONA
Civil Superior Court Cases 
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a different standard than the National Standard.

 Civil Justice Court Cases 
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a faster standard than the National Standard.           

Civil Traffic 
Comment Forum 
 

Complies with National Standard for Criminal
Traffic and Local Ordinances. 

Civil Small Claims 
- exclude eviction actions 
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a different standard than the National Standard.

 Civil Local Ordinances  
Comment Forum
 

Complies with National Standard for Summary Civil Cases.

Civil Eviction Actions 
(separate case category for Arizona)
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a faster standard than National Standard.

 Criminal Post Conviction Relief
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a different standard than National Standard.

 Criminal Misdemeanor
Comment Forum
 

Complies with National Standard. 

Criminal DUI Misdemeanor
Comment Forum 
 

Arizona will continue to use the existing case processing standards. 

 Criminal Felony
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a differnt standard than National Standard.

 Family Law Post Judgement Motions
Comment Forum

 

Arizona will adopt a different standard than National Standard.

 Family Law - Dissolution, 
Legal Separation, Paternity

Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a different standard than National Standard.

 Family Law - Protection Order Cases
Comment Forum
 

Complies with National Standard for Contested Hearings.

Juvenile Termination of Parental Rights
Comment Forum 
 

Complies with National Standard. 

 Juvenile Delinquency and Status Offense
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a faster standard than National Standard.

 Juvenile Neglect and Abuse
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt faster standard than National Standard.            

 Probate Administration of Estates
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a different standard than the National Standard.

 Probate Guardianship/ Conservator of Incapacitated Adults
Comment Forum
 

Arizona will adopt a different standard than the National Standard.

Probate Mental Health Cases
Comment Forum 
 

Complies with National Standard.