2020 Wyoming Statutes
Title 25 - Institutions of the State
Chapter 5 - Life Resource Center
Section 25-5-120 - Court Order Setting Hearing on Involuntary Application; Service of Notice; Waiver.

Universal Citation: WY Stat § 25-5-120 (2020)

25-5-120. Court order setting hearing on involuntary application; service of notice; waiver.

(a) The court shall fix a date for hearing on the application.

(b) The order setting the hearing shall contain:

(i) The date, time and place of the hearing;

(ii) The name and address of the applicant, the proposed client's parent or guardian, and the attorney retained by the proposed client or appointed by the court;

(iii) The grounds alleged for the commitment of the proposed client;

(iv) The consequences of a finding that a person shall be admitted to the center for client services.

(c) The court shall direct the clerk of the district court to give notice to each person named in the order:

(i) By delivering a copy of the notice to the person being notified personally, not less than fourteen (14) days before the time set for hearing unless time is shortened by the court for good cause shown; or

(ii) By mailing a copy of the notice to the address of each person given in the application by certified mail, return receipt requested, not less than fourteen (14) days before the time set for hearing, unless the time is shortened by the court for good cause shown.

(d) The court may order that notice be given to other persons. Notice may be waived in writing by any party except the proposed client's attorney.

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