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(a) The petitioner shall send a copy of the complaint to the respondent by certified mail, return receipt requested, or by personal service by any person over the age of eighteen (18) and not a party to the proceeding. The person making service shall complete the return of service and file with the Clerk. The Court, at its discretion, may assist parties with proper service; however, the petitioner carries the duty to ensure all service requirements are met.

(b) All other documents in a proceeding do not require service, unless otherwise required by these rules. [Res. 2012-24; 2008 Code § 2.5.6]