DCR 3.512 Prosecution as an Adult and Extended Juvenile Justice Prosecution

Upon designation of the juvenile to be prosecuted as an adult or as an extended jurisdiction juvenile prosecution pursuant to K.S.A. 38-2347proceedings may be transferred forthwith to the Chief Judge for assignment and scheduling in due course within the adult criminal process. The respondent shall be entitled to the full protections of the Kansas Code of Criminal Procedure.

The assigned judge shall schedule a pretrial and such further hearings as necessary to facilitate trial by jury and timely prosecution of the pending charges.

If the case is designated as an extended jurisdiction juvenile prosecution upon conviction, the case shall be transferred to the juvenile division for imposition of sentence in compliance with K.S.A. 38-2361 and K.S.A. 38-2364.

Revised: February 17, 2023