Right to counsel

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Legislation, Truancy - Petition Against Child

Okla. Stat. tit. 10A, § 2-1-103(8)(c) defines a "child in need of supervision" as a child who is truant.  And Okla. Stat. tit. 10A, § 2-2-301(C) requires the appointment of counsel for all children in such proceedings.

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: no