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Idaho Criminal Rule 50. Terms Abolished and Calendars.

(a) Terms of court abolished. All district courts and magistrates divisions thereof shall be deemed in continuous session. Any hearings or proceedings may be continued at a time and place certain by order of the court upon motion of any party, upon stipulation of the parties, or upon motion of the court. For purposes of these rules governing procedure in criminal actions, the definitions of chambers of court, terms of court, vacations of court and adjournments of hearings are hereby abolished. 


(b) Calendars. Courts may provide for placing criminal proceedings upon appropriate calendars. Preference shall be given to criminal proceedings as far as practicable. 


(Adopted December 27, 1979, effective July 1, 1980.)


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