22-19A-10 Hearing on petition for protection--Time--Service on respondent.
Hearing on petition for protection--Time--Service on respondent.
of the petition, if sufficient grounds are alleged for relief, the court shall order a hearing which shall
be held not later than thirty days from the date of the order unless for good cause the court grants a
continuance. Personal service of the petition, affidavit, and notice for hearing shall be made on the
respondent not less than five days prior to the hearing.
Source: SL 1997, ch 131, § 3; SL 2009, ch 131, § 2.