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Article 4.

Venue; Petitions.

§ 7B‑400.  Venue.

A proceeding in which ajuvenile is alleged to be abused, neglected, or dependent may be commenced inthe district in which the juvenile resides or is present.  (1979, c. 815, s. 1; 1998‑202,s. 6; 1999‑456, s. 60; 2009‑311, s. 2.)