PART J. SPECIAL RULES FOR CASES INVOLVING THE PROTECTION OF CHILDREN
RULE XXXII. GENERAL PROVISIONS
Section 1. Purpose
The rules in this part recognize that
timeliness of judicial decision-making in any and all proceedings affecting
children, whether civil, criminal or otherwise, is crucial because children
need certainty, stability and permanency for their well-being.
Section 2. Applicability
Except as otherwise specifically provided
in this Part, all provisions of the Supreme Court Rules are applicable.
Section 3. Confidentiality
The identity of all minor children subject to any and all proceedings in this court, whether civil, criminal or otherwise, shall remain confidential in all briefs filed and all opinions rendered.