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§ 7B‑1705.  Review ofdetermination that petition should not be filed.

No later than 20 days afterthe complainant is notified, the prosecutor shall review the juvenile courtcounselor's determination that a juvenile petition should not be filed. Reviewshall include conferences with the complainant and the juvenile courtcounselor. At the conclusion of the review, the prosecutor shall: (i) affirmthe decision of the juvenile court counselor or direct the filing of a petitionand (ii) notify the complainant of the prosecutor's action. (1979, c. 815, s. 1; 1981, c.469, s. 6; 1998‑202, s. 6; 2001‑490, s. 2.8.)