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2014 California Rules of Court

Rule 4.103. Notice to appear forms

(a) Traffic offenses

A notice to appear that is issued for any violation of the Vehicle Code other than a felony or for a violation of an ordinance of a city or county relating to traffic offenses must be prepared and filed with the court on Automated Traffic Enforcement System Notice to Appear (form TR-115) or Traffic/Nontraffic Notice to Appear (form TR-130), and must comply with the requirements in the current version of the Judicial Council's instructions, Notice to Appear and Related Forms (form TR-INST).

(Subd (a) amended effective January 1, 2007.)

(b) Nontraffic offenses

A notice to appear issued for a nontraffic infraction or misdemeanor offense that is prepared on Nontraffic Notice to Appear (form TR-120) or Traffic/Nontraffic Notice to Appear (form TR-130), and that complies with the requirements in the current version of the Judicial Council's instructions, Notice to Appear and Related Forms (form TR-INST), may be filed with the court and serve as a complaint as provided in Penal Code section 853.9.

(Subd (b) amended effective January 1, 2007.)

(c) Corrections

Corrections to citations previously issued on Continuation of Notice to Appear (form TR-106), Continuation of Citation (form TR-108), Automated Traffic Enforcement System Notice to Appear (form TR-115), Nontraffic Notice to Appear (form TR-120), or Traffic/Nontraffic Notice to Appear (form TR-130) must be made on a Notice of Correction and Proof of Service (form TR-100).

(Subd (c) amended effective January 1, 2007.)

Rule 4.103 amended effective January 1, 2007; adopted effective January 1, 2004.

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