Title 78B Chapter 15 Section 612

Judicial Code
Utah Uniform Parentage Act
Section 612
Minor as party -- Representation.


78B-15-612.   Minor as party -- Representation.

            (1) A minor is a permissible party, but is not a necessary party to a proceeding under this part.

            (2) The tribunal may appoint a private guardian ad litem for district court cases under Section 78A-2-228 or the Office of Guardian ad Litem for juvenile court cases under Section 78A-6-902 to represent a minor or incapacitated child if the child is a party or the tribunal finds that the interests of the child are not adequately represented.

Amended by Chapter 223, 2012 General Session