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FAQ - Answering a Claim

Arizona Civil Legal Needs Community Survey

Civil legal organizations in Arizona are seeking your input to increase their ability to meet the civil legal needs of Arizona's lower income residents. Please complete this survey to assist in improving civil legal services in Arizona.

Encuesta de Necesidades Legales Civiles de Arizona

Las organizaciones legales civiles en Arizona buscan su opinión para aumentar su capacidad de satisfacer las necesidades legales civiles de los residentes de bajos ingresos de Arizona. Por favor complete esta encuesta para ayudar a mejorar los servicios legales civiles en Arizona.

When are my 20 days up for filing an answer?

Start counting the 20 days on the day after service was completed, and include all weekends and holidays. If the 20th day lands on a holiday the next day the court is open will be considered the final day for a timely answer. If you do not know the date of service, court personnel may advise you if proof of service was filed with the court.

•    Rule 115(a) of Justice Court Rules of Civil Procedure
•    Rule 6 of Arizona Rules of Civil Procedure