Tennessee Code Annotated

Title 37: Juveniles

Chapter 1: Juvenile Courts and Proceedings

Part 1: General Provisions

37-01-0101: Purpose -- Jurisdiction -- Ensuring compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act.
37-01-0102: Definitions. -- [Amended Effective until June 30, 2012. See the Compiler's Notes.]
37-01-0103: Exclusive original jurisdiction.
37-01-0104: Concurrent jurisdiction.
37-01-0105: Probation officers.
37-01-0106: Youth services officer.
37-01-0107: Magistrates.
37-01-0108: Commencement of proceedings.
37-01-0109: Transfer of criminal cases from other courts.
37-01-0110: Informal adjustment without adjudication.
37-01-0111: Venue.
37-01-0112: Transfer to another court within state -- Appeals.
37-01-0113: Taking into custody -- Grounds.
37-01-0114: Detention or shelter care of child prior to hearing on petition.
37-01-0115: Custody -- Release to proper party -- Warrant for custody.
37-01-0116: Place of detention -- Escape or attempted escape -- Shelter care.
37-01-0117: Investigation and release or commitment -- Petition -- Hearings.
37-01-0118: Subpoenas.
37-01-0119: Petition -- Who may make.
37-01-0120: Contents of petition.
37-01-0121: Summons.
37-01-0122: Attachment where summons ineffectual.
37-01-0123: Service of summons.
37-01-0124: Conduct of hearing.
37-01-0125: Party served by publication -- Provisional hearing -- Interlocutory order.
37-01-0126: Right to counsel or guardian ad litem -- Administrative fee.
37-01-0127: Basic rights at hearing.
37-01-0128: Investigations -- Emergency temporary care and custody -- Physical and mental examinations -- Evaluation and commitment for mental illness or developmental disability. -- [Amended effective January 15, 2011. See the Compiler's Notes.]
37-01-0129: Hearings -- Findings -- Disposition of child -- Interdepartmental case management team -- Pilot projects.
37-01-0130: Dependent or neglected child -- Disposition.
37-01-0131: Delinquent child -- Disposition -- Restitution.
37-01-0132: Unruly child -- Disposition.
37-01-0133: Order of adjudication -- Noncriminal.
37-01-0134: Transfer from juvenile court.
37-01-0135: Mentally ill or developmentally disabled child -- Disposition.
37-01-0136: [Repealed.]
37-01-0137: Commitment of delinquent children to the department of children's services.
37-01-0138: Liability for expenses of returning juvenile to custody of department of children's services.
37-01-0139: Modification or vacation of orders.
37-01-0140: Legal custodian -- Duties.
37-01-0141: Residence change -- Transfer of jurisdiction to another state.
37-01-0142: Nonresident child -- Transfer from another state.
37-01-0143: Out-of-state custody and supervision.
37-01-0144: Supervision under out-of-state order.
37-01-0145: Out-of-state probation officers -- Powers.
37-01-0146: Juvenile traffic offenders.
37-01-0147: Termination of parental rights.
37-01-0148: [Repealed.]
37-01-0149: Guardian ad litem -- Special advocate -- Appointment.
37-01-0150: Cost and expense for care of child.
37-01-0151: Parents' liability for support.
37-01-0152: Restraining orders.
37-01-0153: Court files and records -- Inspection limited -- Exceptions for certain violent offenders -- Confidentiality.
37-01-0154: Law enforcement records -- Inspection limited -- Exceptions for certain violent offenders.
37-01-0155: Fingerprints and photographs -- Use -- When destroyed -- Video and audio recordings.
37-01-0156: Contributing to delinquency -- Penalty -- Jurisdiction of court.
37-01-0157: Contributing to dependency -- Penalties -- Jurisdiction of court.
37-01-0158: Contempt of court.
37-01-0159: Appeals.
37-01-0160: Interstate flight by juvenile felon -- Applicability of part.
37-01-0161: Reimbursement account.
37-01-0162: Supplement and account for juvenile court services improvement.
37-01-0163: [Repealed.]
37-01-0165: Contracts among counties to pool juvenile justice supplements.
37-01-0166: Orders committing or retaining a child within the custody of the department of children's services -- Required determinations.
37-01-0167: Removal from abusive parent or other party.
37-01-0168: Juvenile-family crisis intervention programs -- General provisions.
37-01-0169: Referrals by juvenile court to crisis intervention program.
37-01-0170: Joinder of parents or guardians in juvenile court actions.
37-01-0171: Written orders -- Presumptions -- Forms.
37-01-0172: Use and disposition of federal funds.
37-01-0173: [Repealed.]
37-01-0174: Order affecting delinquent juvenile's parent or guardian.
37-01-0175: Temporary legal custody for children with mental illnesses.
37-01-0176: Providing care, training or treatment in least drastic alternative way.
37-01-0177: Person filing for commitment.
37-01-0178: Discharge.
37-01-0179: Reporting status of child who no longer meets commitment standards -- Retention of custody.
37-01-0180: Rights of child in hearing to review custody.
37-01-0181: Judges to conduct proceedings.
37-01-0182: Juvenile records task force.
37-01-0183: Dependent and neglected child to remain in related caregivers custody if in best interest of child.