Article 1 General Provisions 26-401 – 26-404

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 26 > Chapter 3

  • Court: means the juvenile division of the superior court. See Arizona Laws 8-261
  • juvenile: means an individual who is under the age of eighteen years. See Arizona Laws 8-201
  • Juvenile population: means the number of persons under the age of eighteen years in each county, as determined at least annually by the department of economic security. See Arizona Laws 8-261
  • Matching funds: means state monies distributed by the supreme court to a participating county on a four-to-one ratio provided by the state and participating county respectively. See Arizona Laws 8-261
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.