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Superior Court Seeks Comments On Proposed Amendments to Rules of Civil Procedure

May 24, 2017

The District of Columbia Superior Court Rules Committee has recently completed review of proposed new Superior Court Rule of Civil Procedure 5.2 and proposed amendments to Superior Court Rules of Civil Procedure 5, 54-II, 62-III, 69-I, 72, and 83-I. The Rules Committee will recommend to the Superior Court Board of Judges that the addition and amendments be approved unless, after consideration of comments from the Bar and the general public, the proposed addition and amendments are withdrawn or modified. 

Written comments must be submitted by June 16, 2017. Comments may be emailed as a PDF file to Laura M.L. Wait or may be mailed to:

Laura M.L. Wait
Assistant General Counsel
Superior Court of the District of Columbia
500 Indiana Avenue, N.W., Room 6715
Washington, D.C. 20001 

All comments submitted in respect to this notice will be available to the general public. New language is underlined and deleted language is stricken through. Read the proposed amendments in full.