November 21, 2014
IN RE: ORDER AMENDING RULE 394 OF THE RULES OF JUVENILE COURT PROCEDURE
AND NOW, this 21st day of November, 2014, upon the recommendation of the Juvenile Court Procedural Rules Committee, the proposal having been submitted without publication pursuant to Pa.R.J.A. No. 103(a)(3):
IT IS ORDERED pursuant to Article V, Section 10 of the Constitution of Pennsylvania that the modifications to Rule 394 of the Rules of Juvenile Court Procedure are approved in the attached form.
This ORDER shall be processed in accordance with Pa.R.J.A. No. 103(b), and shall be effective immediately.
RULE 394. TRANSFER HEARING
1) Transfer. At the hearing, the court shall transfer the case to the division or a judge assigned to conduct criminal proceedings if the court finds:
c) the Commonwealth has met its burden of proof pursuant to paragraph ([B]C); and
2) No Transfer. If the required findings of paragraph ([C]D)(1) have not been met, the court shall schedule an adjudicatory hearing pursuant to Rule 404.