(L78, Ch. 201, sec. 158. Eff. until 1/1/17)

Terms Used In Arizona Laws 13-2506

  • misdemeanor: means an offense for which a sentence to a term of imprisonment other than to the custody of the state department of corrections is authorized by any law of this state. See Arizona Laws 13-105
  • person: means a human being and, as the context requires, an enterprise, a public or private corporation, an unincorporated association, a partnership, a firm, a society, a government, a governmental authority or an individual or entity capable of holding a legal or beneficial interest in property. See Arizona Laws 13-105
  • petty offense: means an offense for which a sentence of a fine only is authorized by law. See Arizona Laws 13-105

A. A person commits failure to appear in the second degree if, having been required by law to appear in connection with any misdemeanor or petty offense, such person knowingly fails to appear as required, regardless of the disposition of the charge requiring the appearance.

B. Failure to appear in the second degree is a class 1 misdemeanor.