(705 ILCS 405/3-20)
(from Ch. 37, par. 803-20)
At the adjudicatory hearing, the court shall
first consider only the question whether the minor is a person requiring
authoritative intervention. The standard of proof and the rules of evidence
in the nature of civil proceedings in this State are applicable to Section 3-3.
(Source: P.A. 85-601.)